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Flora-Truffle Dress

Kathy from the Nerdy Seamstress and an extra BHL Flora dress pattern online so I jumped on that right away. As so many other sewists say, other sewists are the nicest people ever. 612 more words


Myrtle by Colette Patterns (Versions 1 and 2 mashup)

It’s been a while since my last post – the last few weeks have been a bit of a whirlwind – and this will be a short post, but I needed to share. 711 more words


One Week One Pattern: I have joined the sewing community - Yay!

Since I first saw the details of OWOP I have been excited.  Having bought my sewing machine at Easter and having started to follow blogs soon after I have wanted to join in and be part of something friendly, exciting and it must be said ….. 632 more words



One great source for sewing patterns and tutorials is Colette Patterns. The company is small, independent and focused on great quality, easy-to-use patterns. Their sewing handbook is the perfect starting point for any new sewer. 127 more words

All Other Things

A tank and a top {finish.it.friday}

It feels great to get my WIPs (work in progress) projects done!!!

My first finish is my dear Sorbetto top, which I wrote about here… 153 more words


In Which A Bit of an Enthusiast Allows True Love To Flourish in the Form of a Sencha Blouse and some Beautiful Threads

Hallo ducks!

A long, long time ago, in a life before sewing my own garments, there was a piece of fabric. It was beautiful. It was fluid. 552 more words

Finished Projects

Fashionably late to the party (I hope)

I had a plan for last month’s Birthday/Cake theme, which was to try out my Cake Patterns Red Velvet dress pattern. But then I discovered that the fabric I intended to use for the top wasn’t wide enough, I was less than a week from packing up and skipping town for the remainder of the month for a trip that I had to sew a lot of unexpected things for, and I had to adjust. 205 more words

Let Them Sew Cake - TMS Birthday