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The Anna Dress Goes Walkabout

I’m all for multi-tasking, so Ella’s morning walk became a chance to snap my second version of the Anna Dress. I used Indian Hand Wood Blocked Cotton, bought from Our Patterned Hand in Bethnal Green. I will love this shop … Continue reading

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The Anna Dress Construction Details

Thank you all so much for your kind comments on my Anna Dress. I’ve already bought fabric for a second version. But what did I use in the first version? An, um, something. No idea what. It’s red with white … Continue reading

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By Hand London’s Anna Dress – The Discreet Flirt

This is The Anna Dress, fourth pattern from By Hand London and first time I’ve sewn from one of their designs. Ever wondered how to make a lumpy sack of potatoes body look glamorous? Sew this dress. It is just … Continue reading

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By Hand London First Birthday Party

Yesterday, I went to By Hand London‘s first birthday party and was treated to a sneak peek of their latest pattern – it’s a corker. The theme was 1980s, so it felt entirely appropriate that I rocked up in a … Continue reading

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