Simplicity 8889 by Mimi G Style: DIY Cropped Linen Mix Shirt

Hi Everyone, My love of button up collared shirts is well known, but how about a cropped version? That is entering new territory for me. But when I saw this version released by Simplicity patterns/ Mimi G, I just thought it looked so cute, and I also thought it might pair well with higher waisted […]

Read More

Simplicity 8451: DIY Pink Herringbone Notched Lapel Wool Coat

Hi Everyone, It’s that time of year when I make the project that I personally get the most enjoyment from: a coat. This year’s project is brought you with thanks to the Simplicity New Look Group who provided me with the pattern, and also to Fabworks for the amazing wool (more on that in a […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Simplicity 8084: DIY Washed Silk and Floral Print Shirt Dresses

Hi Friends, Todays post is all about Simplicity 8084, a Mimi G Style pattern. This is the first time I have ever sewn a version of a pattern and immediately sewn a second version after. So that should tell you how much I like the pattern. But the other reason was I really wanted to […]

Read More