Here’s another gingham dress from a 1970’s pattern:

And here’s a better representation of the color:

The yellow and the vintage styling remind me of the look of the film The Virgin Suicides:

On the other hand, Mr. Isbell saw it during construction and blurted out, “That looks like what a Disney princess would wear before she knew she was a princess!”

He meant it as a compliment, of course, and maybe it’s the same thing–just give me a grassy field and a daisy to pick.