Hey, it’s another Simplicity 2389!
I think this fabric is called Flower Field (maybe?) and is Kokka Trefle? A few minutes’ desultory Googling hasn’t turned up a picture. It feels like Kokka’s linen/cotton mix and I know I bought it from Superbuzzy in 2013 (thanks to saving every fabric invoice in my inbox). Here’s the full front view:
And here’s the center front, with an attempt at matching the pattern across the front seam:
And of course the shoulder piping:
The zipper/pocket (also with piping):
And the back:
I say “Simplicity 2389” but it’s really the Simplicity 2389 with the modified skirt, as usual. As you might imagine after seeing so many of these hybrids in a row, I really really like this dress. (And I have a few more coming to post.) It’s just so darn easy to make and wear, and I haven’t really run out of interesting (to me, at least) combinations of print and piping (even self.jpgping).
But last week I found myself thinking about a simple, V-neck bodice with a six-gore pocketed skirt, probably in dark denim. I’d like it for rainy cold SF days (I’m betting/hoping that we may have more than a couple of those this winter), so perhaps the tide is turning?