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Carrie's "Ships Ahoy" Jersey Romy

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The release of the Tilly and the Buttons Romy dress/top coincided with my next blog post for Sewalicious. It felt like a perfect moment to make it up. I looked at all the jerseys on the Sewalicious website and this nautical print was my favourite. This fabric can be used for children and also the big kids out there, myself included

Emma's Sirocco Jumpsuit

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As soon as the Deer and Doe Sirocco jumpsuit was released I knew it was a pattern I’d make more than once. I just love it.

Alice's shirt made up in our 'Lipsticks' fabric by Robert Kaufman

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The Kalle shirt from Closet Case Patterns burst onto the sewing scene a while back, and it isn’t going anywhere. Everyone who makes it loves it, and from looking at my most-worn shop-bought clothes, the shirtdress was up there among my favourites, so I knew the Kalle was one for me.

Emma's Deer and Doe Skirt

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Since I started sewing this pattern has been on my mind. It caught my eye very early on. I love the femininity and boldness of it, it’s a real statement piece

Carries Purple Chrysanthemum Crepe Blouse

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My wardrobe is lacking in separates and essentials, so I wanted to create a wardrobe staple for my latest blog make for Sewalicious

Sew Over It Ivy Skirt in Navy and Orange Plaid Wool

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I really like wearing skirts at this time of year. You can look a little bit dressed up and still keep warm at the same time. Makes a great change to wearing the same old jeans during the winter!

Lisa’s Lily Jacket in Brown Herringbone Wool

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I've been a fan of the stunning vintage patterns at Decades of Style for a long time now. The patterns range from reproductions of originals from the 1920's to the 1950's...

Alice's New Year Blog

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Happy New Year, everyone! Although many see January as a bit of a grim month, I love the start of the year and the promise it holds

Lisa's Double Black Crepe Portobello Trousers

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For my first blog post for Sewalicious I had to have a serious think about what I would make. There were cottons to make lovely frocks, jerseys for a cardigan and wool for a sweet 1930's jacket I had in mind.

Holly’s Heather Dress in Secret Garden Scuba

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Well this must be the comfiest dress I've ever made! For my Autumn Sewalicious blog I decided to make the Sew Over It Heather dress in this stunning pinky floral scuba called Secret Garden. I thought it would be the perfect combination of comfort and style to see me through some chilly evenings to come!