Hobbling Handmade’s Sophia Top and Skirt

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Hello! Today I’m going to chat about my Sophia top and skirt set, and talk you through how I made a v-neck back adjustment. So if you’re interested, read on! I used some very snazzy paisley cotton from FC Fabric Studio, which was in a lovely deep burgundy colour. I thought that the fabric would work very nicely for the …

After Dark Sewing’s Lined Keira Skirt -Tutorial

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This skirt is a relatively quick and simple sew for beginners/intermediates, with its pleating detail and concealed zip fastening. The cutting out stage is a breeze; you need to cut a front piece, back piece and waistband from your main fabric, and if you wish to line it (like I have) you’ll need a back and front piece from your …