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The Return of the White Russian

This pattern White Russian, Capital Chic Patterns has become one of my Go-To patterns. I’ve already made a few versions of this and blogged about… 325 more words


How to change an overlocker blade

My overlocker is an essential sewing tool. Having owned it for a few years and having sewn a few hundred garments on it I thought it might be time to replace the blade. 190 more words

Serger arrives !!!

And I got a serger, a gift from mum and dad!  I did a bit of familiarising faffing, and then bravely used it to adjust a bikini.   29 more words


Stupid sewing mistakes and how to avoid them

I’m going to front up. I make a LOT of silly mistakes when I’m sewing. Here are just a selection I’ve made in the last six months, and some tips on how to avoid making the same ones yourself. 411 more words


A sea-green Sallie jumpsuit

I’ve been feeling the need for both more glamour and more comfort in my wardrobe lately, so my latest make should provide a bit of both. 709 more words

My Makes

Glow in the Dark Shorts

Our Instagram feeds are very personal, and my Rag Roll Rabbit account follows mostly companies that I find inspirational, beautiful and encouraging. I have to admit, that even while not having children, I follow a number of children’s clothing companies, mostly for product inspiration. 653 more words

Creative Inspiration

As long as it's white

I have a love/hate relationship with my overlocker (serger). I know I’m not alone.

For many years I coveted the thought of owning my own overlocker. 589 more words