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Waffle Patterns: Tosti Utility Jacket

Last year I bought a really funky border print fabric and I’ve been searching for a jacket pattern to use with it. The pattern repeat is quite short so I needed to be careful with seaming. 1,092 more words

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Lekala 5917: Goretex Jacket

For the last 10 years I’ve been wanting to make a Goretex jacket.  The RTW one I use for skiing and hiking was designed for  someone much taller than I am.  1,007 more words

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A play suit...

1. Next Stripe Top £4.50-£5.50

2. Next Fisherman Jacket £24-£30

3. Next Playsuit £10-£15

4. Next Sandals £16-£19

Daisy has a play suit like this every year and this one is as gorgeous as ever! 120 more words

Lekala 4162: Linen Blazer

A couple of months back, I found some gorgeous natural linen fabric from my local indie fabric shop.  I bought enough for a pair of pants and shorts.  690 more words

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The shackett...

Topshop Shackett £39

If you need something this spring it is this ‘shackett’, seriously it will go with everything and make everything just look cooler. Dresses, jumpsuits, dungarees and just with a Breton and jeans. 33 more words

If at first you don't succeed .... try again

Recently I bought a lightweight sweater knit to make a summer pullover/cardi/beach cover-up type of thing.  As you can tell, I didn’t have a firm idea of what I’d like to make with it.  560 more words

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Bomber jackets...

1. Mango Ribbed Sweater £39.99

2. Topshop Hayden Jeans £40

3. Topshop Bomber £55

4. River Island Flat Lace Up shoes £28

The bomber jacket is everywhere, I mean if Olivia Palermo is wearing it we know it’s good to go. 87 more words