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Tie-dyed Bronte refashion

This is a skirt that I’ve had hanging around for a long time which I no longer wear but couldn’t quite bring myself to throw away. 600 more words

Sewing

1960s wrap dress

Well, to be precise, it’s a three armhole wrap dress made from a 1960s pattern that I bought at Circa Vintage – Butterick 4699.

The pattern that I bought was quite small so I had to grade it up. 797 more words

Sewing

Burgundy Bliss?

I should not be in charge of titles. They rarely work out well… ie see the title for this post.

Anyways, I finally finished one of my knitted shrug plans though it is not in any way the shrug it was intended to be. 456 more words

Knitting

Dreaming of ... a budget where I can buy everything from Anthropologie

What would you buy if you won the lottery? I love playing this game. Obviously I’d give half to charity :-) and then I’d donate a wing to Hogwarts so that even though I didn’t get to go, my kids would be able to, but apart from that I’d probably blow the whole lot in… 385 more words

My Projects

Casual Sweet Clothes: Shorts

I was in a Perth bookstore and found this book.

Another Japanese sewing book? Yes, I’m in! This one is by Noriko Sasahara and I am totally in love with every single pattern, which is very unusual for me. 453 more words

Sewing

Bellini #1

This is the Bellini blouse from Capital Chic Patterns and is the first I’ve made. But it won’t be the last!

I have to say that I  love this blouse and this love is going to be exhibited by showing you a gazillion different views of it. 443 more words

Sewing

Wool plaid shirt

I bought this lovely pure wool plaid for Mark when we were in Stockholm, but washed it in water that was slightly too warm and it felted a little bit. 143 more words

Sewing