Our challenge with Ivy's dress was:
a) make a summer dress that is big enough to fit her next summer but doesnt swim on her.
b) make something she will look adorable in.
Well (b) wasnt a challenge at all I really dont think it would matter what she wore, she always looks adorable.
I used a gorgeous sunshine yellow linen and lined it with a yellow voile, and used the cute 60s daisy trim that I've had for ages. So here is her dress mid construction, from the fabulous window at Studio 22 (ie what used to be our dining room):
And here she is looking exquisite: