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Today I would like to share with you a short “how to” for a dress that I made this week – I had an eye for… 343 more words
This jacket is very special for me, as I have been eyeing this pattern from Burda Style magazine since I started sewing, but never felt I had enough skills to make it or a right fabric never came along. 227 more words
Recently I’ve been so conscious of my carbon footprint, especially in my wardrobe. As I bang on about every post on this blog i am desperately trying to move away from buying ‘fast fashion’ for a number of reasons, a big one of those being the ethical and environmentally damaging nature of the industry. 433 more words
Hola sewers! Happy Friday, hope all is well. This week I have finally completed my first ever vintage pattern make!
This is a big milestone for me, I started collecting vintage pattern pieces when I was 18 (5 years ago) and this is the first one I have actually ever made. 360 more words
Throughout my sewing “career” I have made quite a lot of items: mostly dresses, several skirts, jacket, even a pair of awful pants (I am yet to come across a nicely fitting pair of pants – no matter if RTW or handmade, the just-don’t-look-good on me). 313 more words
It was a beautiful autumn day when I wandered into my local creative reuse shop and found this sad but beautiful vintage blouse in pieces. Someone had cut it up in a refashioning project, became intimidated by sewing with sheer fabric, and gave up. 628 more words