Hi everyone! It’s that time of year again – Indie Pattern Month over on the Monthly Stitch and I’m joining in again for the second year. There is a challenge a week for the month of July. The first challenge is ‘dresses’. Now I’m not normally a ‘dresses’ kind of person (although they are fun to make!) but there was one dress that I wanted to go back to because my first attempt had quite a lot of mistakes in it.
The pattern: The Camí dress by Pauline Alice. My very first Camí dress was submitted for a Monthly Stitch challenge a couple of years ago. You can read all about it here. I went for view A this time around. Continue reading
Ooops, I’m a bit late in writing this one! On Monday (22nd – I told you I was late) I wore my Charlotte skirt from By Hand London. I did shorten this one significantly because I couldn’t be bothered to deal with the split at the back! You can read about mine here. Continue reading
Applebymakes is 2 years old this month! Hasn’t it gone quick? The Monthly Stitch is also celebrating it’s 2nd anniversary and I thought that this dress fits into their ‘2’ theme. The dress in question is the Pauline Alice Cami dress and I was seduced into buying it by lots of lovely versions of it in blog land! Continue reading
Yesterday I had a great day out at Dewsbury fabric shopping with some fellow bloggers.
The day was organised by Ali from Thimberlina and she did a wonderful job. If you want to read about the day you can here. Who knew that Dewsbury had so much fabric choice? Continue reading