Simplicity 1716: DIY printed jersey cowl neck dress version

Hi Friends, It is so good to be back! We are still waiting for a landline to be installed, but we have a (rather slow) dongle connected to the PC so I can blog again. I totally could  not cope with blogging on my ‘phone. So, I turned 40 on Sunday. The silk that I […]

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Butterick 5870: DIY wool jersey cowl neck dress

This is my second version of Butterick 5870. You can see my first version (which I love!), and my pattern review  here. The first version was pretty spot on in terms of fit. This time round the only adjustment I made was adding 0.5 inch to the length of the front bodice. The fabric I […]

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McCalls 6752: monochrome stripe cowl neck dress

Yes, I know this post is supposed to feature my Vogue 1354: don’t worry, it is still coming. But, I just felt like taking a wee break. So I bashed out McCalls 6752 – easy as pie! This dress is super fast, super easy, and super cute…perfect for making the most of the last of […]

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