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Moulage Complete

Wow what a journey this course has been for me. The most challenging class I have taken yet.  I must have redrafted the pattern from scratch 5 times as well as 3 or 4 different muslins!! 276 more words

Sewing Projects And Tutorials

Making a Skirt - Part 1

Here’s a few photos from Saturdays session at the Stitch.

Making a Skirt – part 1

Drafting a pattern – tracing from a pattern piece means that you can re-use the pattern again and make adjustments. 59 more words


9 panel skirt 

Today I was really bored, so I wanted to create something different so I made another pattern of a circle skirt since I lost it, it kinda sucked but it was cool so I bought red vinyl fabric a new fabric I never used. 89 more words

New Trends

Activewear Course Part 2

The Activewear course is now over, and I must say that although it kept me rather busy for the last 6 weeks, it was certainly a fun and rewarding experience. 580 more words


Flower girl dress

Recently my good friends Vic & Matthew got married, their wedding was a Rock ‘n’ Roll affair with the ceremony preformed by a Rod Stewart impersonator. 345 more words



Part One…

Applique and Bodice Construction…

So once again I started with a nude leotard as a base. Now I needed the lace so after recycling a couple of old work tops I had one large black lace appliqué and I sourced five more pieces from Ebay. 456 more words


Denim Tuesday

I miss home so much! I feel a little off balance like the weather- sunshine, rain, sleet, the whole spectrum. One minute I’m on top of the world designing at Trama, and the next I’m worried about successfully finding a hot shower, or whether i’ll get lost on my way home. 604 more words