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 …

Béa’s Sewing Adventures’ Skater Dress (Sizing up tutorial)

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The Skater dress I’m new to Simple Sew patterns, but when I was asked to be part of the team, I was definitely up for it. So many lovely patterns! It was really tricky to pick a first choice to blog about. I picked the Skater Dress: I liked the lines of it, and it seemed like a very useful …