New Look 6243 – Fit and flare summer dress
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New Look 6243 – Fit and flare summer dress

New Look 6243 is a flattering feminine dress suitable for casual and formal events. I made mine out of some vintage Vlisco wax fabric  courtesy of my mother’s stash 🙂 The instructions were very easy to follow, which was great for a beginner like me. It’s also quite a quick project that could be finished … Continue reading

Simplicity 4014 – Lined Dress
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Simplicity 4014 – Lined Dress

Fabric: Tweed-polyester blend Lining: Polyester I’ve had my eye on this dress for a while. It’s not particularly glamorous but it’s a good style for the office and also for basic summer dresses. It’s the kind of dress you can make in all fabrics and for all seasons, which is always a bonus. I like … Continue reading

Very Easy Vogue Pattern V8646 – Sleeveless Wrap Dress
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Very Easy Vogue Pattern V8646 – Sleeveless Wrap Dress

This is my Very Easy Vogue V8646 wrap dress. It’s made in stretch jersey and as the pattern suggests it is very easy to make. I think this pattern is an essential for any beginner sewer. The instructions were easy to follow and I had no problems constructing this dress. What I love about this … Continue reading