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Baby Shorts

Be warned… this is very rough but I hope you get the idea!

I’ve been asked by various peeps, how I attach my elastic to waistbands. 652 more words


New Classes for the Spring

Now that spring is well and truly on its way we have started to spend much more of our time planning our warmer weather wardrobe. With the trees and plants in bud and fresh green leaves springing up all over the place, we are starting to feel like it wouldn’t be too silly to start imagining what we might look like in some strappy dresses or even a short sleeved t shirt would be good! 532 more words


That Juliette top and MOAR overlocker love!

I made the Juliette top for the Simple Sew blog, and Gabby wanted it sooner rather than later, so I got it finished in super-quick time, and photographed, so that we could post it. 625 more words

Virginia Leggings #SewMyStyle

This year I am doing the #SewMyStyle challenge organised by Alex Bartholomew of BlueBird Fabrics to push myself to try styles that I would not normally go for. 389 more words


Seamwork Ida in embossed scuba

You know how sometimes you’ve had a piece of fabric in your stash for a while and then you see a pattern and they were just meant to go together? 626 more words


Overlocker Workshop

Yesterday morning I attended an overlocker workshop at Sewability, the sewing school I’ve been going too. As well as the weekly classes where was can make what we want with the help of Sue the teacher, they also offer sewing machine workshops, overlocker workshops and pattern cutting classes. 892 more words

Overlocker Differential Feed Explained

So what is the differential feed? In a nutshell, it controls the movement of the front and rear feed dogs under the presser foot.

Why would you need to adjust the differential feed? 325 more words