Named Clothing Kielo Wrap Dress: DIY Jersey Dress with Waist Wrap Ties

Hi Everyone! It’s a little while since my last post. I have been sewing. But you know, the weather has not been particularly conducive to blog photography, so the “to-blog list” is increasing! Here’s a dress a made a few weeks back which has been getting worn a fair bit. I find it’s a great […]

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Simplicity 1283 and 1167: DIY Wool Jersey Jacket and Wool Suiting Trousers

Hello Friends, Today is a double whammy of Simplicity/ Mimi G Style patterns, made using Simplicity 1283 and Simplicity 1167 (which I have made before….see here, here and here). First off, thanks to the Simplicity/ Newlook group for gifting me Simplicity 1283…they let me choose three patterns and this was one of them. Secondly, this […]

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OOP Vogue 8849 and Butterick 6179: DIY Indian Lengha Gown

Hi Everyone, Trying to play catch up on blogging stuff I haven’t shared yet. I still like to blog and have a proper record of things I have made, but like everyone else, it’s so easy to just go with the flow on Instagram and get behind on blogging. Anyway, here’s an outfit I made […]

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Butterick 6384: DIY Red Mohair Wool Robe Wrap Belted Coat

Hello Friends, Today I want to share my most recent make with you: Butterick 6384, made in the most delicious heavy, warm, luxurious all wool/ mohair coating purchased from Fabworks. I just love how warm and cosy this coat is. Actually, I purchased this fabric using some money I was gifted with for my birthday […]

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Simplicity 8292: DIY Flutter Sleeve Fuschia Pink Crepe Sheath Dress

Hi everyone, I am going on a flying visit to the States at the end of September for my cousin’s wedding and I made this dress thinking I would wear this to the daytime/ church ceremony. Now I am having second thoughts as to whether it will be too warm (New Jersey at the end […]

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