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Mood Style: Little Black Dress

I’m one of those people that can never have enough loose-fitting little black dresses. I find them effortless, classic and comfortable.  This dress was made with black wool crepe from MoodFabrics.com, which, if you love crepe as much I do and understand the versatility of this awesome fabric, you …

Sew a No-Pattern Maxi Dress: Tutorial

Maxi dresses and skirts are everywhere this summer. If you own a measuring tape you can whip up this strapless maxi dress  in an evening—no pattern necessary. Just follow these simple steps:

Supplies:

  • Fabric: Jersey knits (shown in the photos here), lightweight cottons, and lightweight silks work best. Just make sure your

Finished: Italian Brocade Sheath Dress


I’m calling this my Anna Wintour dress, because it reminds me of the brightly patterned sheath dresses the Vogue editor favors. I like the classic and timeless appeal of this particular design. It looks like it might stay in style for a few years, right? I figure this dress …