Making a dress longer. She cut a strip off the bottom of the dress. Then she added three other strips of different colors to the bottom and then added the original color strip after that. Generally, a neat idea Yay! I can buy summer dresses at will!
New Look Pattern 6447 Misses Dresses. Misses' dress with full or slim skirt, each in two lengths - above the knee or knee length. Shaped waistband can be made in contrasting fabric. Back v-neckline and zipper.
**Block Chiffon Dress by Wal G (35) found on Polyvore. Another way to lengthen a dress that's too short. Add several colors of stripes to the bottom. Tie it in by adding same color another place, like at the waist.