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Neoprene coat pattern

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Simple and relaxed summer dressing with this pull-on, drop-waist style.

A relaxed, unlined coat with hood or round-necked collar.

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Stretch pencil skirts
Make more with your patterns - The Ultimate Pencil Skirt
31st March 2017

I often find stretch woven fabrics that only have about 3% Lycra or Elastane in. This is enough to keep the elasticated waist but not enough to walk in!...