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The Mermaid Dress

It’s been a while since my last blog but things have been so hectic recently that I am afraid to say my blog has been a little neglected!  However, I have been busy sewing and so I thought I would tell you a little bit about the mermaid dress I made recently and to get… Continue reading The Mermaid Dress

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Dabbling with Daisies

It’s been a while since my last post, but I have been busy sewing – honest!  If you follow me on Instagram you will see just how much I have been up to in the dressmaking department!  But I couldn’t resist telling you about one of my latest make as I’ve been dabbling with daisies…… Continue reading Dabbling with Daisies

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New Year, New Dress!

Happy New Year!It’s January already and winter still doesn’t seem to have reached us here in Blighty yet, so while I’m still happy to get my legs out (though only with tights on you understand) I have been beavering away and made another Sew Over It vintage shirtdress. The reason I have made this one (my fourth… Continue reading New Year, New Dress!


A New Addiction – Bows!

Ever since I read  ‘The Lawn Bow’ blog by Sew Deputy I was compelled to make this dress! I already had the pattern and was originally planning on making the one with the Peter Pan collar but her beautiful bow clinched the deal!  Its another Simplicity pattern (K1609) and really easy to make as there are only two main pattern… Continue reading A New Addiction – Bows!