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Properly vintage

I made this dress as part of my vintage pledge. The pattern is Advance 3738

This is absolutely the sort of vintage styling that I love, but I really struggled to find fabric in my stash to make it. 704 more words


And now for something completely different*

Well, I’ve knitted a bag, a hot pink bag!

But this is a bag with a difference – because when it’s opened up, it becomes – tada! 139 more words


The first flanno*

When I was busy churning out shirts for my husband and sons over the summer, they put in an order for flannos (Australian slang for flannel shirts) and this is the first. 254 more words


My first Coco

I have been admiring all the Cocos being shown off in blogland, but I think the ones that tipped the balance for me were those by… 419 more words


So peachy

So this is take two on the underwear front, but this time I have made a set.

I had bought a couple of kits from… 182 more words


Short Gabriola skirt

My recent trip to New Zealand has slowed my production down somewhat, and I have had three things on my sewing table with a huge bank up of fabrics on another table! 468 more words


Not so small smalls!

Years ago I used to make my underwear, but as I got older felt that I needed something a bit more engineered. However, there are several bloggers who have been inspiring me to give it another go, including  265 more words