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The Joy Dress | Adding elastic

I’m delighted to share with you this second part of the rather glorious pattern hack of The Joy Dress created by Jen Hogg for the version B with the gathered back detail. I just love the look of this wide elastic in the back of The Joy Dress. You can find part one HERE, where […]

The Joy Dress | by Jen Hogg

Many of you will know Jen as a semi-finalist from The Great British Sewing Bee in 2019 and from the Jenerates Sewing Ruler. I first teamed up with Jen as part of our French Dart week a little while ago when Jen’s glorious Nani Iro French Dart popped up on our Instagram. If you haven’t […]

Introducing our new pattern – The Joy Dress

Say hello to Joy! We are so happy to share a little Joy with you! Our newest pattern Joy is the perfect easy-to-wear dress. She’s a lovely versatile addition to your summer wardrobe, comfortable and yet smart enough for any occasion. Style Joy with flip flops for the beach, trainers for sight-seeing or heels for […]

The Joy Dress | attaching the straps and facing

Are you ready for some sewing Joy?! The Joy Dress, our latest pattern, will be live at 6pm tonight! The one place that needs a little attention when making the Joy Dress is the front straps – a little attention to detail here can help to make your garment look really professional and avoid a lumpy […]