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FREE PATTERN: The Mary Quant 'Georgie' Dress for the V&A

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Hurrah! The 'Georgie' Dress is finally here! Inspired by an original 1962 design featured in the V&A's current Mary Quant exhibition, this dress is now available as a sewing pattern for you to download for free from the V&A website!

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ALICE & CO PATTERNS 1ST BIRTHDAY: Discount Code + Giveaway!

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Wow! We can't believe it's been a whole year since we launched Alice & Co Patterns! We take birthdays VERY seriously in our family so are extending the celebrations for a whole week! 

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NEW WORKSHOP: The Art of the A-line: Mary Quant-inspired Dressmaking Workshop at the V&A

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Join us for a weekend of Mary Quant dressmaking fun! Based on the pdf pattern we designed exclusively for the V&A, this workshop will take you beyond the basics, showing you how to fit, customise and construct your own shift dress. Perfect for if you are new to PDFs or if you just want to sew alongside fellow 1960s fashion enthusiasts! The weekend will include a tour of the exhibition with tutors Alice + Lilia, looking at all of Quant's fabulous design details, before we head to the sewing studio to reveal how you can make them yourself.   Saturday 6 –...

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NEW PATTERN: INTREPID BOILER SUIT

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You can certainly do more than fix the boiler in this suit... and we guarantee once you have this on you won't want to wear anything else!

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