Featuring a variety of garments and smocking techniques, this issue is sure to encourage your creativity.
There's something for everyone… from a breathtaking christening gown and cute navy romper for babies, to a psychedelic sunset-print summer dress and a gorgeous ensemble of dress, jacket and handbag for older girls.
You'll also enjoy re-creating a special party dress, a sweet sundress, a cute skirt with ricrac smocking and an enchanting dress with a fully smocked bodice for younger girls.
All this, as well as readers’ letters, photographs and stories, add up to an exceptional issue that should not be missed.
As with each edition of Australian Smocking & Embroidery, issue 86treats you to world-class photography, multi-sized pattern sheets, complete instructions and ready-to-stitch kit sets to help re-create each project.
A special party dress fit for a princess. Sizes 12 and 18 months, 2 and 4 years
Sweet sundress for a little girl's summer wardrobe. Sizes 4, 5 and 6 years
A graceful gown for baby angels. Sizes 3 and 6 months
A dreamy summer dress for free spirited girls. Sizes 4, 6, 8 and 10 years
A cute little romper perfect for a baby boy. Sizes 6, 12 and 18 months
Be spoiled for choice with these cute and funky skirts. Sizes 4, 6 and 8 years
A romantic summer ensemble. Sizes 6, 7 and 8 years
THE SECRET GARDEN
An enchanting dress in a dainty floral print. Sizes 3, 4 and 5 years.