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Butterick 6838 - Women's Nightgown

I really enjoy making something that I know someone will love to receive.  There’s nothing worse (well I’m sure there is!) than spending time making something and when you give it to the recipient, you’re not really sure you should’ve even bothered!   365 more words


It's a Wrap!

So, I recently joined the Face Book page group named ThRed and Needles and they in the middle of a do your thing sew along challenge. 401 more words

National Sewing Month

The red dress and the cover-ups

Hello there,

This is a bit of a mega update, so I apologise in advance. (TLDR: It’s a red dress and three different jacket/cardigan/kimonos and includes part of my… 1,207 more words

Outfits I've Made

Walkaway Dress / Altered (Butterick 4790)

I picked this one, because the dress has a high waist, which is more flattering on me than regular waistlines.

Difficulty: Easy to sew, and simple directions. 337 more words


Roses are Red... Butterick 6168

Happy first day of fall!  This dress is my first fall make of the year. I received the pattern (Butterick 6168) for my birthday in August, and was able to make it up in time for the start of fall. 488 more words

Joann Fabrics

Too much of a good thing? Never!

I really love Butterick B5354. I’ve made it countless times: most recently for Maggie; for myself with short sleeves and without; and for my BFF… 255 more words


Liberty jersey 'dress'

This is Butterick Life style wardrobe B6258. It’s not a dress; it’s a top and skirt as I thought they would be more versatile, but most of the time I will probably wear them together like a dress. 304 more words