Mar 31, 2018

Muumuu to Jumpsuit!

I picked up this cotton muumuu for a couple of bucks and absolutely loved the fabric and the fact that there was so much of it!!  I refashion enough dresses, so this was destined to be something completely different...a jumpsuit!


I used a simple commercial pattern that I found at a thrift store to make the jumpsuit. 



It called for a zipper down the back, but it was loose enough that it wasn't necessary.




I retained the original side seams and side pockets that were in the muumuu.



The excess trim at the bottom of the muumuu became a pocket on the front.



This was a super easy pattern and the loose fit is so comfortable!


It's going to be a great casual outfit for Summer!


I like to link to these great parties!

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9 comments:

  1. This is so cute! Would you share the pattern brand and number please? If I don't have it in my pattern stash, I will look for it when I'm out thrifting :)

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    1. Thank you! The pattern is Butterick 3853, circa 2003. Good luck in your search!

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  2. This is just so dang cute. You did amazing work on this lovely!

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    1. Thank you! It's so comfortable, I just may be on the lookout for more muumuus to refashion!

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  3. What a name for a dress - muumuu. I've made and worn a few - used to love them, but not any more. Great refashion into a jumpsuit.

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Thanks for taking the time to comment. I appreciate the feedback and always look forward to reading what you have to say! Susan