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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Pauline Alice Aldaia Dress: DIY Fixed Wrap Jersey Dress

Hi Everyone, I am probably one of the few sewists out there who has yet to find a wrap dress pattern they love. I kind of came to the conclusion that maybe true wrap dresses were not meant for me (constant fiddling/ fear of coming undone), so when Pauline Alice was kind enough to send […]

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McCalls 6694 dress: now you see it, now you don’t.

Ahhh….McCalls 6694. A relatively simple, casual dress. But, as Sarah from Goodbye Valentino wrote in her most recent post, don’t confuse casual with easy. After years of studying for a PhD and a career in the pharmaceutical industry I gave up my career a year ago to be a stay at home mum. I don’t regret […]

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