There are two possible ways of interpreting the title of this blog entry. The first way is something like this:
YOU: Hey, I like your Audrey-inspired dress!
THE SELFISH SEAMSTRESS: Thanks! Because I’m so generous, I’ve posted the pattern so that you can make your own Audrey-inspired dress!
The second way to interpret it is something like this:
YOU: I like your Audrey-inspired dress. Can you make one for me?
THE SELFISH SEAMSTRESS: Are you insane?? Do you think I have nothing better to do than sew for you? Whatever. Make your own (damn) Audrey-inspired dress!
I’ll leave you to guess which meaning The Selfish Seamstress intends. (Hint: Generosity is a concept entirely foreign to the Selfish Seamstress.)
Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, check out the downloads page. I’ve posted the (free) pattern for my Audrey Hepburn/Givenchy-inspired little black dress! It’s only in my size for the time being, which corresponds roughly to a petite Burda size 32. The pattern is pretty basic, but there aren’t any instructions yet, so I’d recommend this for the sewer with some experience in assembling a dress with lining.
If you make one, let me know- I want to see! It’s often said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and the Selfish Seamstress just loves to be flattered.