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Spring sewing swap and more


Thanks so much to Kestrel Makes for hosting another successful swap. I’ve been taking part each time and I love it. It’s fun to nosey around your swap partner’s blog (and re-visit some favorite posts) and figure out the perfect bits to give them. 353 more words


Silhouette Project: Skirt Update

I realized after posting the dress pattern pieces, I should have shown you the projects that I fell in love with. I have taken those loveable pieces and tweaked them into TNT (Tried-n-True) patterns for my “go to” box. 419 more words


What I've learnt about sewing undies

Undies, knickers, panties, those things! Being an Aussie I’ll refer to them as undies, m’k?

A personal goal of mine is to make my own lingerie, inspired by the likes of… 2,050 more words


VIDEO: Germany fitting winners - Lineker

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One Fine Fit

106 days until launch

This is me fitting a HEUCY style with our amazing pattern maker Olivia yesterday. Fittings can be a magical time – this is when the inspiration, sketching and choice of fabric become reality and you get to touch, feel and drape and re-drape your vision into an actual garment.   62 more words

Bra Hacks, Tips & Tricks

(via Gurl.Com)

1) Find out the best bra for your breast type; 

2) Find your perfect bra size…

3) How to fix and find out what’s wrong with your bra…. 54 more words

A Brief Affair

Gray Guipure Dress - Some Thoughts on Fitting; part 2

If you google “picking pattern size,” you will likely find over 13,000 relevant sites discussing how to pick the appropriate commercial pattern size.

(As a precatory remark for other beginners out there, the pattern size does not match ready-to-wear sizes.   441 more words