Upcycle a men's sweater into a fall knit skirt (this is actually a knitting pattern for the skirt, I'm all about taking the lazy way to get it done!) Lady who made this and modeled it was real life sized and it looked good on her!
Sundress Pattern, Bra Top Sundress Pattern, High Low Sundress Pattern, McCall's Sewing Pattern 6740
One-Hour Frock, a simple dress. For that dress, the pattern piece was used for both front and back. The dress is simply stitched together and the side wings are gathered and attached to the bottom of the bodice.