The Making Of // Kelly Anorak // Part 2

The Making Of // Kelly Anorak // Part 2

I know it's been a while and my 'slow-sewing' project has indeed been super sloooowww for reasons I shall explain below.However, I can happily report that I am finally making progress with my Kelly Anorak and I thought I'd share a quick update with you! The first stumbling block along this sewing journey happened when I realised that I had traced and cut the wrong size...

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Digital Sewing Scoop // September

Digital Sewing Scoop // September

Spring has sprung here in Melbourne! After a cold and wet winter, I definitely appreciate the warm sunshine on my pale face.  Along with the good weather comes a change in people's mood, which is refreshing. Anyway, enough about the weather (and apologies if you are reading this from the northern hemisphere). September has been a month full of sewing goodness! Lets get started...

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Finding Inspiration // Dior Exhibition in Melbourne

Finding Inspiration // Dior Exhibition in Melbourne

Living in Melbourne has many perks, one of which being the National Gallery of Victoria that brings many great fashion exhibitions to our city. So on a warm spring Sunday afternoon, not even the first good weather of the season was going to stop Melbourne from flocking to the Dior Exhibition.

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Review // Daphne Day Dress by Sew This Pattern

 Review // Daphne Day Dress by Sew This Pattern

The Daphne Day Dress was the first pattern test I made and it was for Melbourne-based designer Sew This Pattern.  I love pattern testing because it pushes me out of my comfort zone in regards to styles I would usually choose and I often surprise myself. 

This is the first fit and flare dress I have made (I tend to go for dresses that are more fitted around the hips) and I absolutely love the result.

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