You be the judge:
It helps that I have this fabulous necklace to wear with it:
I'm not sure yet if I'll wear this belt, or a purchased one, but without the belt this more stable knit makes the dress just hang. Maybe a more drapey fabric would work without the belt.
No zipper means easy-peasy! The thread chain wrapping the button was made with embroidery floss:
It's been years since I've made myself a new dress for Easter. This one is cute and comfortable, and I think I'll wear it a lot over the next few months!