DRESSMAKERS BALL MONTH : The Fabric Wrangler’s Veronika Party Dress

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All this month the Simple Sew Bloggers will be making party dresses to celebrate The Dressmaker’s Ball coming soon on 12th May…  Veronika could go to the Ball. What better excuse to make a pretty dress than in anticipation of the Dressmakers ball.  As one of the simple sew bloggers I chose Veronika.  A simple fitted dress with either a …

Nel Nan and Nora’s Bella Dress

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The relaxed but quirky retro feel of the Bella Dress pattern drew my eye in and I decided to try Bella in a lighter weight jersey than the pattern envelope suggested, so that it would be more suited to spring and summer wear. The fabric I chose is a navy and white striped viscose/polyester/elastane jersey from FC Fabric Studio. It’s …