sheet dress

This gorgeous dress, Simplicity 2491,┬áhas been languishing in my project basket since last summer, I’m so glad to have put in the time this month to tackle the fitting and finishing problems that were bothering me. ┬áNothing major, just enough for me to need to take a break and find some instant sewing gratification. It [...]

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This was one of those dresses that went from idea to cutting to finishing all in the same day. My baby sister (she’s 14 and I am … in my thirties) was visiting and we found out that one of the local boutiques was holding a 1950s themed event. I had plenty of things to [...]

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Happy first day of spring, y’all! Here’s my contribution – a daisy print sundress, made using Simplicity 8345 (can we consider 1996 “retro” yet? ACK I remember wearing this stuff the first time ’round… and I’m young!) It’s a very simple dress – princess seams, scalloped neckline, flared skirt. Right up my alley! I just [...]

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i don’t know why i have this inability to make anything that isn’t silly lately, but here i go again– SAFARI DRESS!!!! this is my honest attempt at making fall clothes. i don’t know if it’s a win or not, but i like it and at least it doesn’t have unicorns on it! i used [...]

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