Month: January 2017Page 1 of 2

Mum found this fabulous cotton at the back of a cupboard somewhere! None of us remember buying it and they have lived in their house 30+ years so…

Sewing Scuba: Lisette B6411

Unintentionally, this is my third post this week about making a garment that I wouldn’t normally wear. Perhaps the combined sense of achievement from finishing my challenge and…

Hello Nancy!

My love affair with Sew Over It patterns is still in the honeymoon phase, having been drawn in by the Heather dress back in the Autumn, genuinely because…

Here is my brand new @sewoveritlondon #soinancydress in this absolutely stunning vintage print poly-viscose from @fabriccornerlincoln. Hot off the sewing machine last night thanks to the fab #soipdfclub….

Cle-oh…

This week I’ve done a rare bit of jumping on the bandwagon and decided to make up a Tilly and the Buttons Cleo dungaree dress, which seems to…

Good post day! Even my cold can’t dampen my enthusiasm for my @sewessentialuk parcel! #scuba #sewing #sewingblogger #lisette #butterickpatterns #dresstoration http://ift.tt/2iL6K2P

All snuggled up

Over on the Dressmaking Blogger Network we’ve set a little challenge to make something cosy for January. I’m trying to declutter my sewing room a bit at the…

Finished off my super cute hat to match my infinity scarf and jumper from my Christmas fabric. I’ve had a hat like this for years and never been…

The Dressmaking Blogger Challenge

A few weeks ago the lovely Claire from Penguin and Pear invited me to join her in managing the Dressmaking Blogging Network on Facebook. Come and join us…

Dear past me…

I was inspired to write this post back in November when Bimble+Pimble had their photo-a-day challenge and the theme ‘Dear Past Me’ came up. I was rooting through…