Today I finished the Butterick Retro 5032 pattern I’d been working on for a while.

I thought I’d make the yellow dress in a bright jewel colour, ala Joan Holloway, for work. I found a purple linen and knew it was meant to be.

I made mine a little shorter than the pattern intended but I’m happy overall. I might wear it to work tomorrow with a black cardigan and black fishnets!

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