New Look 6217: Kimono Jacket

Hi Friends, I made up a kimono jacket using New Look 6217, view A. This is a very versatile pattern which lets you sew a whole outfit of mix and match pieces if you you wanted too, and I am definitely going to be trying the top from the pattern soon. Don’t be fooled by […]

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New Look 6225: DIY Floral Contrast Raglan Silk Tee

Hi Readers, I first made New Look 6225 last summer, in a lightweight cotton lawn. I have actually worn the first version of this top quite a lot. I like the longer length and the comfortable fit. Some of you may recognise this floral print silk charmeuse from my Vogue 8998 dress. Interestingly enough, I […]

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New Look 6225: DIY easy cotton summer top

Hi Readers, I promised last time I have 2 summer tops left to blog about: here’s the first. It hardly seems worth blogging about, being as it is so simple, but hey, it might be useful to someone. New Look 6225 is a simple pull on top designed to be made in light weight wovens. […]

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