MMM16 Day 2: An owly laurel

Hi stitching fans! Today's Me Made May issue is my Colette Laurel dress which I actually don't wear very often so I thought I'd dig it out in the spirit of the campaign and 'rediscover my love for it'. I made this from some totally gorgeous fabric my sister got me for my birthday or Christmas a couple of years ago. It was so lovely it really needed a pattern that wouldn't mess with it too much - the vertical lines of the trees were going to get messed up with any sort of dart