Initially during the first stages of testing, the darts were in the wrong place, so I picked out the darts and turned them into gathers. I also added elastic to the sleeve hem to match the gathers at the bust. I love all the fun details of this top. I didn’t catch a picture of it, but the button I used on the back is a lady’s face.
I made another one by rotating the dart up to the bib and turning it into gathers. I found this fabric in the remnant bin at Walmart and eked a shirt out of it. I cut the bib on the bias to get a chevron look and added some gathers right under the keyhole.
This top is much roomier than the first top, but the fabric is light and flowy so it works great. I like it paired with a pencil skirts. The stripes are so bold and fun!
The statement necklace is a crocheted piece that my SIL made me. It’s perfect for Claire’s baby grabby hands. See other mom-friendly necklaces. I also made the radiating pleats skirt.