The Wardrobe Architect’s Classic Culottes – Elasticated Waist Hack

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There are so many lovely culottes in the shops at the moment so this month I decided to make myself some. I have been embracing elasticated waistbands since having a baby so I made some small adjustments to the Classic Culottes pattern to turn them into elastic waisted culottes. To do this I did the following: – cut out the …

Urban Seamstress’s Cara Jumpsuit ( 2 piece hack!)

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For my next make for Simple Sew Patterns is the Cara jump suit. I choose to make the wide leg version which is View A. I chose a beautiful black crepe from the amazing Sew Essential. It is a prestige medium weight 148cm wide. You can buy it here  As with all simple sew patterns they are so easy to cut out and the crepe …