This pattern is a favorite of mine. It's not too hard (great for beginners), versatile,and darling. I'd highly recommend it.
Here is how my version turned out:
The dress is still a little big on Scarlett here but sadly it's the only photo I took with her in it.
And there is another version of the dress, that my friend Taryn made:
*pinwhale corduroy is a very light corduroy with thin whales.