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In Which A Bit of an Enthusiast Delves into the World of Stretch Fabric

Hey kids- I trust all’s shiny?  It’s been said before but it’s cooking hot in London and we’re all in shock.  Calm down, London, it’s only Summer.  393 more words


Butterick 6019 -- A Polka Dot Bombshell Dress

Howdy, friends! I hope this missive finds you well. I have been doing some sewing and knitting lately and finally have something finished to show you! 690 more words

Completed Sewing Projects

B5354: New favourite t-shirt

A few years ago, I bought a yellow t-shirt that became my absolute favourite: interesting pleating and details on the neckline with just the right amount of drape made it flattering without being tight or revealing. 297 more words

Hibernation 2014

Punching My Charlee Card

My best friend and I are complete opposites in many ways. One way in which we differ is that she’s pretty much a one and done sort of person — if you come at her with foolishness, she writes you off immediately. 443 more words



I found my fabric for my Mono Sewn garment for this month’s Monthly Stitch challenge but I had a little problem choosing a pattern!

I have a solid black “Ponti de Roma” – 72% polyester, 28% rayon. 213 more words


Completed: Butterick 5526, in Chambray

Good morning, everyone!

Sooo, anyway… remember when I said I was going to use that other chambray to make Butterick 5526 but ended up coaxing it into a Hawthorn instead? 1,733 more words

Completed Projects - New

A Retro beginning

I have always been in love with those gorgeous retro dresses. Many of my friends have a number of stunning Vivienne of Holloway dresses in their wardrobes, and I look at them in envy. 177 more words