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The "Patrice" Dress

My friends and family often send me fashion photos for inspiration or requests. That does happen to all sewists right? Or are my people crazy? Either way, a good friend of mine sent me this photo and asked could I recreate it for her to wear to homecoming? 169 more words

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SS18 key detail: Ready for the ruche hour?

It’s been quite a few years since ruching was the stuff of fashion trends. Without trying to sound like a fashion snob (who, me?), in recent years it’s been the go-to option for value brands looking for a low-hanging-fruit ‘sexy eveningwear’ option. 324 more words

SS18

SHOE AND ACCESSORY TRENDS FOR A/W 17

THE WHITE BOOT

Whiter than white boots are something every fashion conscious lady should be investing in this season. Not only is it a great transitional piece taking you from summer to autumn incredibly well, but its a great way to lift and clean up any colour heavy outfit. 435 more words

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Gathering Finds

Isn’t it ravishing?

I spotted it at a clothing swap party a couple of weeks ago; its creamy ruching and sweet patterned ribbon were overflowing over errant shoes and purses. 177 more words

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