It’s always a great feeling to take off your heavy jacket those first few weeks of spring to show off those cute clothes you’ve had to hide away all winter. If you’re looking to add something new to your collection without too high of a cost, here are some of our favorite new dress patterns for spring, perfect for every occasion.
How to Sew a Sleeveless Dress
Step 1: Our inspiration dress is the Sleeveless Dress from vogue runway spring 2018. This dress is a total classic starting with the princess seamed bodice.
Step 2: This was an easy dress to find a pattern for lekala #4278 was the perfect choice
Step 3: Find your fabric. The fabric shown above is YTFabric Floral Print from Fabric Depot. The fabric is 93% Silk/7% Spandex and only costs $47.98 a 1.18 metres on sale.
Today I have dress that in a classic design and pattern that will match practically anything in your wardrobe. Flattering princess seams, a fitted waist and gathered skirt make this and easy-to-wear and easy-to-DIY classic that you are sure to wear year after year.How to DIY a Polka Dot Silk DressStep 1: Our inspiration dress [...]
One of the best things about being a DIY'er is that we can look at something really expensive and know that we can create it ourselves for much less money. Today's inspiration is a Floral Silk Shantung Dress by BOSS Black available at Saks for $595. That's way out of my budget but the it [...]
I like easy sewing projects. I really like easy sewing projects that can be completed in one naptime (I always think through my to do list in how much of a naptime each item will take). Today’s project is the easiest t-shirt I know how to make.How to DIY Beautiful Silk T-shirtStep 1: To [...]
This week's theme is mixing stripes and floral. I've always loved prints so my wardrobe is quite full of them, which makes mixing prints almost a necessity – especially on laundry day! Stripes are a natural for mixing with florals. If you want to be a little more understated, either one can act as a [...]
Anyway, as you can see it’s a maxi skirt. It was insanely easy to sew, AND it’s made out of a beautiful, flowy, lightweight fabric which is just perfect for summer. I even have a tutorial and worksheet so that you can make your own pleated skir.Step 1: For the pattern you can BurdaStyle 02/2013 #133 [...]
Practice those sewing skills and take them a step further with a pretty pleated skirt dress. Perfect for summer and swishing around in the hot sun!
I do have an exciting new sewing tutorial for you! It’s a free sewing pattern for a reversible shift dress – or LBD (little boxy dress), as I like to call it.>>> Tutorial <<<>>> Optional Stretch Silk Charmeuse Fabrics<<<
Silk Momme? What is that?I wondered too when I first delved into the world of silk. Silk Momme weight is a way of measuring things developed by the Japanese.Silk Momme weight is a standard way of measuring the weight of silk as well as a common way to measure pearls.Silk Momme is pronounced much like [...]
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