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The finished garment

I posted previously about how I had made a muslin for the first time.  I have now made the actual garment using an Ikat fabric.  … 25 more words


First muslin ever!

It is only since I started following some sewing blogs that I have discovered that there is such a thing as “a muslin”.  I knew that there was a fabric called muslin but I had no idea what “a muslin” was.  237 more words


Practice, practices, practicing: Scrap Happy

This one comes to you a bit less late than the last, but I just can’t get my camera or my Photoshop program to cooperate with this little quilt.  403 more words


ScrapHappy for September - the late edition

Sometimes Life just gets in the way no matter what you’ve planned, but late is better than nothing.

I haven’t participated in ScrapHappy for a long time.  269 more words


Some lovely Ikat linen fabric.

This fabric is what I chose for my next item which is a shirt dress.  I didn’t realise when I bought the pattern that the shirt dress is the fashion item for this summer.  160 more words


African Baby Quilt: Traditional Elegance

The traditional Baoule woven loincloths are one of the most beautiful loincloths of Africa and the designs are very well made. I may be biased… 252 more words


Update Your Home Decor for the Winter Season

The holidays are approaching and your home might need a little sprucing up. Whether you are hosting guests for the holidays or winter season, or if you just want to change up your decor for the winter, there are many things you can do. 332 more words

Suzani Embroidery