DRESSMAKERS BALL MONTH : Béa’s Sewing Adventure’s Skater Party Dress

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All this month the Simple Sew Bloggers will be making party dresses to celebrate The Dressmaker’s Ball coming soon on 12th May…  As soon as Gabby suggested a party dress month for the Dressmakers Ball, I knew immediately that I wanted to revisit the Skater Dress. It’s an excellent pattern for a party frock, with its V-shaped back. It’s actually …

Béa’s Juliette Blouse – A Full Bust Adjustment

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The brilliant thing about Simple Sew patterns is that they really are simple to sew! I’m looking to add some plain tops to my wardrobe, so the Juliette Blouse was just what I needed, and I knew it would be a quick and easy make. There are only three pattern pieces- the body (front and back are the same), the …

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 …