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An Overlocked Mabel

Sorry, I’m so wrapped up against the cold, (four layers and counting), that I’ve almost totally obscured the actual skirt in the first image above. We haven’t gone much above 2 degrees for about a week now and apparently it’s hanging around for a while longer yet… 375 more words


Making friends with my overlocker!

I was lucky enough to get an overlocker from my parents as a combined birthday and Christmas present last year. I’ve now sewn a few things on it, and I’m really starting to get more confident using it! 752 more words

Get to Know your Overlocker - Saturday Workshop!

I finally got round to organising and running my first ‘Get to Know your Overlocker‘ workshop at Friends Centre in Brighton.

I’m never sure how these workshops will go, especially as I’d not run one on using the overlocker before.   200 more words

Bonnie does Snakeskin

I am trying to slow down, I really am! But when the perfect fabric meets the perfect pattern, sewing alchemy happens and you’re powerless. I bought this AMAZING… 486 more words


White Tartan (A Coat For My Sister)

Hi All,

I wanted to make another version of my blue tartan coat but wasn’t sure on what colour, so I asked my little sister if she wanted one. 398 more words


Marcy Tilton knit tunic

I don’t need this. I don’t know when I am going to wear it, but I liked the look of the pattern and found some suitable fabric, so here it is! 417 more words


How to make tailored trousers Part One

My trouser experiments continue. My daughter took a fancy to the trousers I have been making, and asked for a pattern so she could start to make her own trousers. 1,686 more words

WIP (work In Progress)