Category Archives: Pinafore/Jumper

Cherry Cleo – Tilly and the Buttons

Yes, I admit it, I am a Cleo addict! I bought this dreamy cherry print denim and could not resist making another one. Thought this is my summer Cleo so I can justify making a third one. This light-medium weight … Continue reading

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Dreamy Denim Cleo – Tilly and the Buttons

I have been dreaming about making a denim Cleo. Though this is no ordinary denim – its a striking black/grey tie-dye print denim! I bought this fabulous fabric in M Rosenberg & Son which is a family-run business and my favourite fabric store. They have a wonderful … Continue reading

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Corduroy Cleo – Tilly and the Buttons

The Cleo pinafore/dungaree dress is my style of dress – versatile, comfortable and simple to make – so utility chic. I love the ‘all in one’ style of this dress with no waist seam, top pocket and front split. Tilly, this pattern is an … Continue reading

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Dungaree Dress (Roberts Collection) – Marilla Walker

I have made the Dungaree Dress (View C) from Marilla Walker’s Roberts Collection at last. This pattern has made me feel so excited as it is right up my street! There are four sewing patterns in the collection and it is a … Continue reading

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The Abigail Dress – The Magic Pattern Book

I had been looking for a Pinafore/Jumper dress sewing pattern for a very long time as I had the desire to make this style of dress. I came across a few vintage patterns on Ebay but I wanted a style that did not look … Continue reading

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