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

New Look Pattern 6789 – easy sew bias cut skirt
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New Look Pattern 6789 – easy sew bias cut skirt

As a learner sewer I’m sticking to easy patterns while I build my confidence and New Look pattern 6789 is just perfect. It’s a knee-length bias skirt which has only 4 pieces to it. Brilliant! I love the bias cut as it skims my figure and gives me freedom of movement. It’s cut just below … Continue reading