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Briar Sweater #SewMyStyle

For this month’s #SewMyStyle the pattern was Briar Tee and Sweater by Megan Nielsen Patterns.

To make it I used scuba fabric purchased from my local store – Abakhan Fabrics. 376 more words


Sewing your first item of clothing

Sewing is definitely easier when you don’t know how. That’s odd you might think but not really, when you don’t know the hurdles you may face then you approach it with abandon. 279 more words


OverLOOKing Online! 

Restlessness equals spontaneous online purchases… I may have just bought an overlocker! 🤤

Jaguar 96 ex-showroom model with 15 year guarantee. New it would cost over £320; I’m getting it for £179! 41 more words

Sewing Purchases

Sewing Day–A Summer Dress

If you are not already aware, me and my best friend Gemma are making an effort to make time once a month to have a Sewing Day. 471 more words


A tale of two overlockers

My trusted overlocker is a 1970s New Home Knitlock 743 made by Juki. The label says “Made in Japan for Janome”, that’s for, not by. 2,039 more words


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