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Stylish Skirts - a review and a skirt (or two)

Last post I mentioned the Japan Sew Along over at Tanoshii which I discovered on Instagram. I’ve got a rather healthy collection of Japanese sewing books, in fact they outnumber all my other sewing books, I haven’t blogged my collection as I like to sew from things from them first – I’m a ‘proof is in the pudding’ girl. 1,061 more words

Sewing Projects

Upcycled romper / Kids Clothes Week feb 2015

So I think it is still Kids Clothes Week. Right? Though I’m not sure what day it is now.

And as I told you in the last post, I made another garment for my daughter, in honor of this KCW’s theme, “upcycled”. 425 more words



I borrowed the world-famous Drape Drape (Vol 2) sewing book from the library last year to check it out.  Sewing bloggers have been going ape-sh*t for this series for years now, and I wanted to see what all the fuss was about.   426 more words


Giveaway Winner

Just a short announcement. The winner of the book “Sew Sweet” giveaway is.. Shelley, a.k.a Lightning McStitch!! Congratulation, Shelley! I’ll contact you soon. I totally enjoyed reading all the comments I got. 92 more words


A Book Review and a giveaway

Today, I’m writing a review of this book, “Sew Sweet -Handmade Clothes for Girls” written by Yuki Araki and translated to English. (And as you guess from the title of this post, I have a giveaway so please read through the last of this post!) 507 more words