An accomplished fashion designer shows women who make their own garments how to improve on store-bought sewing patterns by adjusting the clothing item's length and other details to reflect personal taste and create a custom fit.
The contrast collar/midriff/gores on the navy and white dress is amazing, and totally something I could incorporate into my wardrobe. (Little girls' clothes: not just for little girls anymore!) Link does not work - inspiration pics only.
Building a wearable wardrobe - What are my pattern essentials?