You guys! Thanks so much for all your entries into our Vintage Shirt Dress competition! We absolutely LOVED seeing them. Today we get the pleasure of announcing the winner of the Janome overlocker! (Such an amazing prize!)
But first we’re going to show you all of the lovely entries. Everyone looked so stunning, it really is a universally flattering pattern!
Abi made her dress in this lovely floral print.
Amy made her lovely Vintage Shirt Dress in this wonderful chambray. Eeek, buttons!
Love the contrasting fabrics on Amy’s dress.
Carly is looking super stylish in her gorgeous dress and frankly amazing mustard hat!
Claire’s Vintage Shirt Dress is so summery. Picnic perfect!
Emma is looking all set for her holiday in her buttercup yellow Vintage Shirt Dress. Can you believe it’s the first dress she’s ever made??
Who’s that at Wimbledon? It’s Frances and her fabulous floral dress.
Gillian’s keeping it classic with the fabric and funky with the buttons.
Jessica and her lovely dress (and lovely bag!).
Joanne made her dress with Julie in the Vintage Shirt Dress class.
Karen looking very pleased with her dress (and rightly so!).
Linda has made not one but two Vintage Shirt Dresses!
Lizzie’s dress looks great on her, the bird fabric is a definite yay.
Nicky looking very stylish in her Vintage Shirt Dress.
Aye aye captain! Roisin and her anchor print chambray dress.
Ruth’s apple print dress + belt + shoes = a lovely outfit!
Sheryl’s Vintage Shirt Dress is so pretty.
Susan has only just learned to insert sleeves – what a great job!
Aren’t they all gorgeous? We are so pleased we didn’t have to choose the winner ourselves, everyone deserves to win!
So without further ado, the random generator can reveal that the winner is… Linda!
Congratulations Linda! We love both of your dresses. The white and blue combination is such a classic.
(Think Lisa agrees!)
We hope you enjoy your new overlocker!
If you have been inspired to make your own Vintage Shirt Dress you can buy your copy of the pattern on our online shop.
For more inspiration head over to our Pinterest Board.
And if you’re thinking of treating yourself and your sewing to lovely overlocked edges, the Janome 6234XL is the one we use in our classes and we absolutely love it.
We can’t wait to see more Vintage Shirt Dresses popping up in the wild. Happy sewing everyone!