Today I first wanted to point you towards a post I have up on the new Minerva site and then show you the other versions I have made using the same patterns! The sweet little sets made in Liberty's always-amazing Tana Lawn are the third version of the Seaside Playsuit that I have made, and, in my opinion, the cutest yet! You can read more about them here.

Now for a bit of background on the previous two versions, also shown above!

I've been sewing for myself for over a decade now and have mentioned time and time again that I love a well-thought-out, carefully drafted, logical pattern. I generally stick to the same pattern brands that I know and trust to have professional drafting and a standardized fit--Simplicity, Sewaholic, Deer & Doe--and ignore even the hottest new releases from pattern companies that have burned me in the past.

Then I decided... [read more]