Susan Young’s Kaftan Dress

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Summer is (allegedly) on it’s way at last and so my sewing thoughts turn to summery frocks. On that optimistic basis I decided on the Kaftan top and dress as my next Simple Sew blogger review and this time we have Doughty’s Online as one of our generous fabric sponsors too. I have to confess I wasn’t familiar with them but when I checked …

Nel Nan and Nora’s Colour Block Tunic

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Spring has been rather unpredictable this year, swinging from snow to blazing sunshine and back to chilly rain, so layering pieces are essential. The Colour Block Tunic works well as it can be worn on warmer days or with lots of extra layers for the less cheerful ones. I’ve been wearing it over my light blue jeans and with a …