Golden Ratio Dresses

033I have a TON of fabric!  I am always trying to find projects that will use up some of the fabric in my stash.  These dresses that I made for my nieces, was one of those projects.  It also was a math concept lesson for me!

Several years ago I taught a science and math class where I shared the concept of the Golden Ratio with my class.  HERE is a website for more info on how to teach this.  In a nutshell, the Golden Ratio is seen everywhere in nature so, when applied to fashion or design, it tends to be more pleasing to the eye.  Anyway, it got me thinking of how I can APPLY this idea to my sewing.  So I used it to make these dresses.

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