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Iro Jacket Knock-Off: Part 1

I’m working on a knock-off of this jacket by Iro.   Part of the appeal was the waffle fabric.  The fabric I am going to use is hand-woven, a honeycomb weave, to have a similar texture to the original, but not as bulky. 418 more words


Lekala 4466 Knit Blazer and other finish objects...

Lekala 4466 in a textured knit

I bought this gorgeous textured knit from my “local” indie fabric store at the same time I picked up the pixel plaid wool.  830 more words

SWAP 2016

Knit Biker Jacket (My Image M1459) Review

This knit jacket is from the pattern for the pinky-grey jacket featured on the cover of My Image 9 (Fall/Winter 2014/15).   The magazine shots show view B, which has a colour blocked layered-look sleeve. 860 more words

SWAP 2016

Rain rain go away...

Next Fisherman Jacket £24-£30

I don’t know about you but I’m feeling pretty uninspired recently with all this wet weather, I have all these beautiful summer outfits, for both the kids and I, and none of them are getting to be worn. 104 more words


Pixel Plaid

Last week I dropped into my favourite fabric store.  It is over 100km from home so I don’t get there that often.  In some ways that is a good thing as it is like being in a lolly shop – so many gorgeous fabrics that sometimes it is hard to choose.  510 more words


Seeing spots...

Spot Print Slip Dress £36

1. Mango Earrings now £4.99

2. Topshop Spot Print Slip Dress £36

3. Mango Leather Jacket £119

4. Mango Sandals now… 235 more words

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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