Japanese Sewing Book – Girls Style book – “L”

IMG_0317I’ve done a lot of selfish sewing lately so I decided to make something for my munchkin. Using the Girls style book I made the tunic top “L. I didn’t include the frilly part of the sleeve to make it more of a tunic top ans i also added contrasting pockets. The right pocket is a bit wonky but it not noticeable when worn.

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Quick Review

Fabric : “Drapey” Cotton and Checkered cotton

Notions: None

Instructions: I got the English version.Good diagrams but the instructions didn’t have much detail.Being a novice sewer, I  spent a lot of time reading the instructions and trying to figure them out. Ouch. My brain hurt after a while. With that being said eventually it all clicked and the clothes aren’t that hard to make.

Level: Adventurous beginner

Time to complete:

Wear it? : Yes

Sew again: Yes
Now, back to tackle that Simplicity 2444 again….
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2 thoughts on “Japanese Sewing Book – Girls Style book – “L”

  1. That looks really cute. I will have to engage your services soon. Need to make something with a dutch Wax I got many years ago.

  2. Cute! As for your Simplicity 2444. If the dress isn’t lined, you could let out your seam allowances to make more room. Sometimes changing a 1.5cm seam to a 0.5cm seam on the side and back seams are enough to make the dress wearable!

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