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AS&E Issue 49

Featured Projects

'AS&E Issue 49' features the following projects:

  • Calypso by Susan O'Connor
    A stunning fantasy dress fashioned from silk dupion. Sizes 8, 10 and 12 years.
  • Riverdance by Debbie Shepherd
    A sleeveless dress made of navy cotton pique with waistline smocking featuring dainty bullion loop flowers in variegated pink thread. Sizes 4, 5, 6 and 7 years.
  • The Blue Bird by Cecily Davey
    Clever use of colours provides depth and dimension to the scalloped smocking on this dainty square yoke dress. Sizes 2, 3 and 4 years.
  • Café au Lait by Mary Jo Parsons
    This elegant dress is smocked from shoulder to waist in thread to match the fabric. Sizes 4, 5 and 6 years.
  • Ellie by Jenny Hopkins
    This soft cuddly elephant has a decorative panel with dense smocking in silk threads and sparkling beads stitched on a cerise background.
  • Sweet Temptation by Jean Beckingham
    Surprise inserts in the front and back of this blouse feature picture smocking in the form of a heart on the back and the front has swags of embroidery. Adult sizes 10, 12, 14 and 16.
  • Quiet Time by Susan O'Connor
    This striking square yoke dress is smocked in rich jewel shades, enhancing the opulent colours in the fabric. Sizes 3, 4 and 5 years.
  • Woodland Fairy by Leanne Dandridge
    This charming little bishop dress is an ideal beginner's project. The short sleeves are smocked and the dress buttons down the back. Sizes 6, 12, 18 and 24 months.
  • Playtime by Robyn Beaver
    These eye-catching overalls in sturdy cotton drill feature brightly coloured picture smocked stars on the pockets. Sizes 12, 18 and 24 months.

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    Australian Smocking & Embroidery
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