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Metallic Tunic Dress

Metallic is in all the shops right now, but whenever I look at a price tag I always think I could do better for less. (Does sewing make you arrogant? Guilty as charged, I guess!) I also knew that if … Continue reading

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Sew Over It Lola Coat

We had SO much fun photographing the Lola Coat! Almost as much fun as I had sewing it. This pattern is from Sew Over It’s new ebook, My Capsule Wardrobe: City Break. It feels apt that we took our photos … Continue reading

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Sew Over It Molly Dress A Deux

I’m slightly freaking myself out! Double trouble, and no mistake. But if you want an excuse to buy four metres of fabric instead of two, keep reading… I’ve made two more Molly dresses from My Capsule Wardrobe: City Break, using … Continue reading

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My Capsule Wardrobe: City Break, The Molly Dress

Lisa Comfort must own a crystal ball. On Wednesday she released her new ebook, My Capsule Wardrobe, full of cosy and comfortable patterns. On Friday, autumn arrived. By Saturday, I had a new dress.

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Tilly And The Buttons Bettine Dress

Finally! After my initial aborted attempt at this project, the Tilly and the Buttons Bettine dress proves itself to be a winner. Don’t just take it from me – ask the several colleagues who commented on this outfit today. And it’s … Continue reading

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Sew Over It Joan Dress

Hurrah, hurrah and thrice hurrah! I have finished sewing my Sew Over It Joan Dress, made from Liberty tana lawn and fully lined in a combination of silk (bodice) and polka dot synthetic (skirt section). This is not a fast … Continue reading

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Fabrics For Spring Sewing

No chocolate bunnies to share here, but I can definitely feel my mood shifting from all those sombre winter black fabrics I’ve been sewing for the past six months. Spring prints are calling to me, starting with the above poplin from … Continue reading

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The Inari Tee Dress Meets A Bold Print

I bought this awesome fabric on Saturday afternoon from the Sew Over It Islington store. By Sunday lunchtime, I met a pal wearing my new dress. That’s how fast and easy the Inari Tee Dress is. One reader asked how … Continue reading

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The Inari Tee Dress In Luxury Crepe

The Inari Tee Dress from Named Patterns is every bit as wonderful as all those other bloggers say. Love it. I also love this luxury crepe from Sew Over It. Luscious to the touch and fab to work with. I’m going … Continue reading

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How To Sew A Rouleau Loop

Ever wanted to make a rouleau loop? I used my fourth make of the Sew Over It Ultimate Shift Dress to snap some photos of my own rouleau loop in the making. This pattern suggests a hook and eye closure … Continue reading

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