I got me some Drape Drape books from Book Depository. I got books 1 & 2 with 3 due in March. They arrived just before Xandy's birthday and I was desperate to make something. Ms G was sewing so I joined in to make No 13 loose drape tank top pictured below.
It was a massive fail. None of which are Drape Drape's fault.
1. I am hippy (not in the 70's sense) so extra fabric around my bottom half is not always flattering
2. The pattern suggested rayon double knit and in the picture it is a light weight fabric. Mine is not.
3. I used the fabric against the grain to get it to fit. Bit lazy and wanted it done quick. This is also why the white top has a lemon contrast stitching.
All my own fault. There is also no pictorial evidence of how terribly bad this garment looked before. After however it looks like this: