I used Natalie Chanin's simple t-shirt pattern and then created my own appliqué using scraps of cotton.
Then I combined it with a hand-stitched Alabama Chanin skirt that I had already created.
Here's a close up of the itty-bitty stitching in the skirt:
I know these photos aren't great. Photography just isn't my strong point. And would you know that I failed to get a picture at the event. I was working at the VIP ticket booth and things were going going going until the end. Oh well. In a sea of little black dresses I definitely stood out. Hopefully not like a sore thumb.