Sew Over It Doris Dress: DIY Fit and Flare Tropical Print Dress

Hi Everyone, Today I want to share a dress I actually made a little while back: the new Doris dress by Sew Over It. This dress was made to appear in Issue 6 of Sewing Made Simple and I was compensated for the time spent making this dress, as well as very kindly being provided […]

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Butterick 5982: DIY Fit and Flare Party Dress

Hi Friends, As has become something of a tradition now, I made a dress for my birthday, which I celebrated yesterday with Philip and Kezia. We went to the City of York, toured a Viking museum, did some shopping, and stayed in a lovely country house hotel with good food and a swim this morning. […]

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Simplicity 1652: DIY fit and flare dress with cut out back

Nope, that is not me being camera shy. It is my sister, the mysterious “R”. I made a dress for R for her birthday from Simplicity 1652. It’s one of those “Amazing Fit” patterns. And that picture is, by the way, the only “decent” shot I got of R  in the dress. I personally found […]

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