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Butterick 4818

I’ve had this pattern for a while – but have yet to make it or really check it out. I know I got it b/c I fell in love with the neck detail. 233 more words

Vintage Sewing

1952 Walk Away Dress: Retro Butterick Pattern Featured on Episode 3 of GBSB and Give-Away!!

Apart from enjoying this season’s Great British Sewing Bee, I’ve had wrap dresses on my mind, and it just so happens that the 3rd episode from this season’s Great British Sewing Bee features a re-issued pattern of the… 310 more words


The Awesomeness of Op Shops

If I was only allowed to enter one kind of shop for the rest of my life, I’d choose op shops.  You can find anything in op shops or thrift shops or charity shops – whatever you may call them in your neck of the woods – although if you’re after something specific, you have to go about it subtly.   576 more words


Butterick skirt B5466

I was inspired by a few things this last week or so to make Butterick skirt B5466 (version D). I initially pulled it out of my pattern collection for Amy. 656 more words


Project Palimpsest/Butterick: Some Art I Just Created

Following on from yesterday’s Freebies, and in line with my recent obsession for mixed media art, here are some examples of Art that I’ve created using close-ups of my Project Palimpsest/Butterick canvasses. 159 more words

AlyZen Moonshadow

Project Palimpsest/Butterick: Part II

Okay, continuing from yesterday’s post, I’ve decided to add just a few more details to this project. (Not too much, as I was working concurrently on another Palimpsest/Butterick project and muddied things up by adding too much, too soon…and now I have no choice but to gesso over the whole lot and start again). 188 more words

AlyZen Moonshadow

Business in the front, watermelon in the back

Now im not really one for being told what to do.  so when Miss Bossy started to tell us what to do, I begrudingly went along for the most part, but the rebel in me had to add a tiny bit if print. 200 more words

Miss Bossy Patterns