Free Pattern: 1 Yard Liberty Lawn Easy Kimono Top

 

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“I have nothing to wear!”

Have you ever wished there was a garment you could make that would be fast, simple, and actually wearable in everyday life? Open-front kimono tops are definitely having a moment, with stores and designers at every price point jumping on the trend. This light throw-on layering piece couldn’t be more simple to make, and will look just perfect over anything, from a sophisticated sheath dress to your favorite concert tee. 

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Apparel Sewing: Craving Dresses

In Houston, we experienced (or maybe endured is the better term) our first ninety-degree day this week. Perhaps that’s what has me thinking about some new dresses. Or maybe Imagine Gnats’ selfish sewing week is the culprit. I’m sure I’m not alone in a desire for dresses, whatever the reason! After seeing a rayon dress in person this weekend at a sewing retreat, I’m anxious to try it myself!

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