Burda Archives are always fun to peruse. Here’s a dress/bolero in the BWOF 6/2006 that I think might work – not that I’ll use this exact dress, but the general idea is good.

The fabric I’m planning to use is a burnout silk/rayon. I’m trying to figure out how to set up the scanner so I can show it to you. I have to say that even though it’s often frustrating, trying new stuff like keeping this blog does force a person to learn new skills even when it would be a lot easier NOT to… So…back to reading the manual.