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Flouncy Sleeves / ヒラヒラ袖

Hello, I am back with another handmade dress using… you guessed it… another Quoi Quoi pattern! :-)


It’s the same pattern as the one I used for my… 255 more words


Ulm Collection Part 2


I am back again with another dress from the Ulm Collection – aka dress made with fabric I bought in Ulm, Germany. The fabric is supposedly from an Italian maison. 220 more words


Stylish Remakes - book review & giveaway

or The Long Overdue Book Review Post!

I have a slight addiction to Japanese pattern books. It’s been reasonably well documented here.

My interest in Japanese style, design, arts & crafts spans much further back into my creative life when I made patchwork quilts. 775 more words

Japanese Sewing Books

Drape drape 2 one piece side drape top

I made this before we went away in December and then forgot that I’d made it. I found it during a recent cull of clothing and was so delighted. 181 more words


Sewing for summer . A Sunny Spot Top

Summer is coming! Or is it Winter? Hehehe Yeah I’m so ready for the return of Game of Thrones! ;) Sorry for the weird geek fan moment. 505 more words

Girls Clothes

Bright paisley shift dress

I’ve really got into the swing of sewing lately. I’m at the point where once if I finish a project, I feel at a loose end and already planning something else. 482 more words


NOSH Spring-Summer Collection 2016

Yep, it’s true, NOSH organics just released a brand new collection of fabrics. They’re all  absolutely gorgeous and I’m really excited to show you what I’ve made. 850 more words

Girls Clothes