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My Tartan Gown (Vogue 9053 )

My Tartan Gown (Vogue 9053 )

Dearest Visitors, it´s been months since I finished my Tartan Gown and finally we had a shooting so I do have pictures for this blog post. Hooray! First I would love to give the usual round-up for other seamstresses. Sewing Summary: Pattern: Vogue 9053 Fabric: Red Tartan (100% wool) bought from a local fabric store & poly lining dark green Notions: Thread Zipper Edge tape interfacing (a lot! might have been 5m) Cotton batiste fusible interfacing Sewing Time: Completed over…

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Sewing Tips for Simplicity 8252

Sewing Tips for Simplicity 8252

When I first saw Simplicity 8252 I immediately fell in love with View B & C. I have made it several times now in different versions : day dress, sun dress, a durable wash dress to run errands, a cocktail dress, a bridesmaid dress and coming soon an evening version. In my opinion it would make a great wedding gown with additional train, veil and of course in a dreamy silk fabric. We all deserve our TNT patterns and this…

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