When life gives you lemons..
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When life gives you lemons..

It’s as good (bad?) time…

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Loving you and this dress
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Loving you and this dress

Happy Valentine’s Day! I know…

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What’s shaking?
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What’s shaking?

Somehow, despite all the events…

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Swinging Sixties
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Swinging Sixties

Oh my word, do I…

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Spooky Scary Spiderwebs
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Spooky Scary Spiderwebs

One day I’ll run out…

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Bunches of flowers
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Bunches of flowers

Greetings from the inside of…

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Surprisingly, this dress has been a long time in the making. The concept, anyways. Ever since I created my first self-drafted swirl skirt all those years ago, it’s been on the cards to make an accompanying bodice one day. Of course, I choose another blue/white colour combo. Purple may be my favourite colour, but 80% of my fabric collection is a shade of blue, I swear. Anyways, here it is! Lovingly constructed out of both sides of a duvet cover, this dress was less of a serious attempt than it was just experimenting with the fit of my new sloper. I didn’t want to sew a boring 4-dart bodice again, and you can pretty much make anything out of a sloper, so why not something fun? I lined this dress in a white cotton lawn in a rather weird way considering there are no “side seams” (the lines twirl around…

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