Hello sewing friends! I recently made my young daughter a shirtdress using New Look 6884 in a ‘Cherry Crimson’ Art Gallery Fabrics chambray (see that post HERE). Whilst I’m not averse to sewing sewing buttonholes, I decided instead to use the Prym range of plastic ‘Love’ snaps, which I thought would add a fun and …

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New Look sewing pattern

Ah New Look 6205 how I love thee. And Liberty fabric how I adore and now obsessively covet thee!   Seriously, this is the third time I’ve sewn up this dress for my daughter to date. She absolutely loves it. The first time I made it up in this gorgeous pink patchwork poplin (and blogged about it …

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NL6301 mock wrap dress scuba fabric

I hadn’t meant to start making this dress when I did but the summer made a sudden appearance and my birthday was coming up so I figured I needed (ahem, cough) wanted, a new dress that was both summery, a bit ‘dressy uppy’ but also comfortable. I’d had this scuba fabric lurking in my stash for a wee while. …

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