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The [Updated] Swingset Skirt

I was lucky to “discover” Oliver+S patterns shortly after their initial debut (in 2008). My first purchase from their initial collection was the Tea Party sundress, quickly followed by the Puppet Show Tunic and Shorts (truly a must-have) and the Bubble dress. However, the Swingset Tunic (and Skirt) never went into my shopping cart! Mostly due… Continue reading The [Updated] Swingset Skirt

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Better later than never | Picnic class shorts

I purchased the Class Picnic Blouse and Shorts pattern from Oliver+S when it was first released (in 2011). I have since then made an average of 3 Picnic Class blouses from my girl (and a few additional ones as gifts), since then. Recentely, I took advantdge of a sale and purchased the larger size pattern. However,… Continue reading Better later than never | Picnic class shorts

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KCW June 2015 | Star Seashore Dress

I’m sure we’re all familiar with KCW’s motto by now: “Sew clothes for your kids, 1 hour, each day for, 7 days“. Considering each day has 24 hours, accomodating 1 hour for sewing looks pretty easy, right? Well, as I’ve mentioned in the previous KCW editions (here, here and here), sewing is easy, but taking pictures… Continue reading KCW June 2015 | Star Seashore Dress

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Happy New Year [and yet another Christmas dress]

There’s no use in pretending. I’m totally hopeless when it comes to sewing dresses for my girl. I can always justify the need for one more (and another …). But this one might be a be too difficult to justify as it was actually made on December 28th – a couple of days after Christmas… Continue reading Happy New Year [and yet another Christmas dress]