What do you think of my plans for Colette Patterns’ Peony?
After your feedback when I asked what I should wear as a God Mother in June, a short sleeved Peony was the overwhelming winner. I love the dark teal cotton sateen that I found at my local fabric store but have yet to buy. I plan on changing the skirt to a pencil silhouette with a godet at the back edged with venice / guipure ivory lace. I also want to put an ivory lace appliqué at the neckline.
What I can’t decide on is what to do about the belt. Do I leave it completely? Or do I make one in the same colour as the dress, or purple, or aqua or ivory like the lace? I’m drawn to the purple or aqua at the moment – what do you think?