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First time shirring with the maxi Brueram dress

I feel the Brueram top and dress from Sofilantjes* could use some more love. I love the neckline of the dress and two simple straps on the back. I wanted to make one ever since our eldest started wearing this dress, which was passed down after her girl didn't fit it anymore. It was her... Continue Reading →

Cattail (maxi) dress

I love geometric lines in sewing patterns and I also love them because you can easily use these lines for colour blocking. The new released Cattail Tank/Dress from Sofiona Designs totally fits this description. I love the diagonal line on the back of the dress, but also the stripe on the front of the dress.... Continue Reading →

Firecracker (maxi) Dress

There is a new pattern in town, perfect for summer! The Firecracker Dress* by Annelaine Patterns. I made two versions during testing, one with dress length and one with maxi length. Our daughter loves the maxi dress, she feels so grown up in it. Even though I don’t own a maxi dress… The Firecracker Cress... Continue Reading →

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