Vogue 1518 : It’s all In the sleeves
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Vogue 1518 : It’s all In the sleeves

  It made a nice change to get the chance to make something fancier that evoked a feeling of, dare I say, Spring…..as I sit here looking out at snow…

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Style Arc Paige Dress
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Style Arc Paige Dress

I’ve never actually made up a Style Arc pattern before this dress, yet I’ve always loved the look of their on-trend designs and had often been tempted. I eventually succumbed…

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Velvet Vogue 8685 for ‘The Little Red Dress Project’
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Velvet Vogue 8685 for ‘The Little Red Dress …

The ‘Little Red Dress Project’ is an Instagram challenge run by  @runningnstyle and @rosabella.angelica. This is the second year that it’s been held and as soon as I saw the challenge announcement I…

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Pattern review and photo-shoot for Love Sewing magazine
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Pattern review and photo-shoot for Love Sewing …

I was recently given the opportunity by  Amy…Love Sewing’s editor, to review McCalls 7536 and to go for a photo shoot for the magazine….how cool is that!!! The pattern, that is…

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Summer Shirtdress…and another pocket method
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Summer Shirtdress…and another pocket method

If you’re familiar with the sewing community on Instagram then you’ll know all about the Summer challenge to sew a shirtdress (#sewtogetherforsummer). The challenge is hosted by my lovely sewing…

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