Nel Nan and Nora’s Lizzie Dress

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Lizzie dress By Eleanor Thomson (https://nelnanandnora.wordpress.com/)   I used: Wax print fabric from an African fabric stall in Kirkgate market, Leeds A 22” concealed zip Matching thread – a little tricky here – so I chose the dominant colour, blue (NB: I chose not to use interfacing as this fabric holds its shape well even when washed and I felt …

Vine Lines Creative’s Kaftan Dress

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Hello, I’m Linden from Vine Lines Creative (www.vinelinesquilting.com &www.instagram.com/vinelines).  I’m a quilter, quilting teacher, pattern writer, tester and editor.  This is my first project with Simple Sew and I’m excited to be on their new blogging team. The fabric and pattern were provided to me courtesy of Simple Sew – all opinions are my own. I’ve got a soft spot …

Stitch My Style’s Jackie O Jacket – Lining and Trim Tutorial

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  Hello stitching fans! It’s been a while since I’ve written a proper tutorial-style blog post but as this is my first post for the Simple Sew Blogger team I thought I should dust off my tutorial skills! My first pattern was the Jackie O’ Jacket – a chic and simple cropped jacket in the style of the great lady …