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FO Friday – Colette Pattern’s Penny Dress

I actually finished this back in July and forgot all about it for some reason.This is now officially my favourite shirt dress pattern ever (I've only made four so far, and I wonder how many times I'm going to say this in my sewing life 😉), but I'm not saying this lightly because I think this… Continue reading FO Friday – Colette Pattern’s Penny Dress

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Yet Another McCall’s Shirt Dress

Since I'm somewhat still in the shirt dress mode, I decided to make another one - McCall's 6891. I have other dress patterns but I really like my two McCall's shirt dress patterns, and hereby admit that I LOVE shirt dresses 😍. For this version, I let loose a teeny-weeny bit of my desire to put my… Continue reading Yet Another McCall’s Shirt Dress

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A Dotty Combo – McCall’s 6696 and 6891

While waiting impatiently for the buttons I ordered for my first McCall's shirt dress to arrive, I couldn't help but cut another shirt dress pattern. This time, a combination of McCall's 6696 and 6891. Since I prefer a proper shirt bodice on my dress shirts (with yoke, collar band and collar), so I combined the bodice… Continue reading A Dotty Combo – McCall’s 6696 and 6891

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McCall’s 6696 – Jungle Fever Edition

My first McCall's pattern. I wanted a proper shirt dress with collar band and yoke (my first ever shirt dress was Burda 6520 which wasn't a success. I decided pleated skirts are not for me, tried to alter it, but messed it up; coupled with that, I forgot to grade up from my bust to my… Continue reading McCall’s 6696 – Jungle Fever Edition