Look’s Like I Made It Keira Skirt

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When I first spied Simple Sew’s Keira Skirt pattern I knew I would end up with one of two things. This pattern could either make a lovely flouncy summery skirt, perhaps out of some layered chiffons or floaty crepe, or take on a more structural form using a fabric with more body. The pattern’s main feature is its multiple pleats …

Look’s Like I Made It’s Peter Pan Blouse

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The Peter Pan Blouse by Simple Sew is quite 60s in design, with its cute collar and its loose fitting, baby-dollesque shape. It’s the perfect sewing pattern for floaty summery fabrics. My choice was this lovely georgette from FC FABRIC STUDIO. Although it’s a plain block colour I knew its see-through factor could add a bit of interest! I’ve worked …

Looks Like I Made It’s Serena ‘Maxi’ Dress – Short summer dress hack!

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The Serena Maxi dress from the current Simple Sew patterns collection is exactly what I’ve been looking for since last summer. We had a bit of sun this weekend so was seriously hyped up to get this thing made!! The pattern features a shirred back (oooh!), a lined bodice (ahh!), spaghetti straps and a gathered skirt. I made a few …