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Bonjour mes amis…We’ve been back from our new year trip to France for two weeks now and it already feels like a distant memory! It was a lovely break, and I was lucky enough to have some time to sew out there. I carted my sewing machine, overlocker, sewing box, 3 bags of fabric and… Read More It’s a wrap – Cashmerette Appleton Dress
I’m writing this in bed at 5am as I’ve woken up not feeling well and can’t sleep…woe is me and all that! Hope everyone has had a lovely start to the week. My weekend was another sewing centric one, as I headed to the Twisted Thread Knitting and Stitching show on Saturday. I won’t subject… Read More Cosmic Anna
Ah summer, wasn’t it a long and hot one this year? No….of course it wasn’t! I’ve written off all of my summer sewing for now as I get frustrated making something I can’t wear for another 6/7 months. I thought before September is out I should share one last summer post with you. I made this at… Read More Last of the summer sews – A Bettine dress
There isn’t much about By Hand London’s cult Anna pattern that hasn’t already been discussed and photographed on the bloggersphere – basically I am late to the party. Luckily I think I’m still on the cusp of fashionably late rather than crying in the kitchen with makeup running down my face late…the Anna is still… Read More Joining the cult of Anna…
Another Megan make from me today, this is my second which I started almost immediately after my first (here). I loved the pattern from Tilly & The Buttons Love at First Stitch book, and I thought it would be a good fit for a more formal “work” dress. Turns out it is….except when your husband… Read More The snooker table dress that shrunk….
Still high from completing my Delphine skirt, I decided to plough on with the next project in the Love At First Stitch book; the Megan dress. A dress I hear you cry, how difficult, how complicated….how on earth is she going to do that? Well I’m happy to report it’s a lot easier than it… Read More The first dress…