Nido de Abeja
The idea for the dress is “Cherie” from Australian Smocking Embroidery Issue 44. White voile with a pink/white color scheme. The pinks used were DMC 818 and 3716.
Carol's Bishop Sundress--instructions on how to adapt a regular bishop dress to a sundress
Sleeveless, smocked to the waist, tucks above hem--smocking idea
ikat bag: Smocked Sundress in Gingham
The Simpler Stitches of Smocking. Explanation with drawings.