Simplicity Update and Possible Summer 2018 New Look Patterns

Since my post on the new Simplicity patterns, there has been one critically important update:   8723 – Harry Potter officially licensed robes!  This pattern contains the patterns of the robe, sweater, and ties, in both child and adult sizes.  I will be getting this.  As someone who has been lucky enough to visit the … More Simplicity Update and Possible Summer 2018 New Look Patterns

Pattern Review: New Look 6298 Teal Knit Dress (Stash Contest Entry #3)

Or, “In which I sew like a dumbass, but am saved by questionable pattern drafting and stretchy fabric.”  Truly, this dress should not fit, yet, here we are.  I was a bit dubious about New Look 6298 when it first came out, yet the idea of a slouchy knit dress won me over, and I’ve … More Pattern Review: New Look 6298 Teal Knit Dress (Stash Contest Entry #3)