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The Big Vintage Sewalong - B5880

This is my contribution to The Big Vintage Sewalong – the Butterick 5880. I’m sure by now you’ve heard of this initiative that has been running since March and ends in September. 623 more words

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Using Silk Organza Selvedge To Stabilise A Seam

I am hard at work on my B5880 dress. (Let’s not dwell on deadlines for the Big Vintage Sewalong, shall we?)

I’m sewing with a viscose twill of most magnificent gorgeousness. 151 more words

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Seaside Vintage Colour Inspiration

I’ve been staying at the most incredible hotel on the Isle of Wight. If you’re looking for vintage colour inspiration, this is the place to come. 75 more words

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Top 5 Activities When You're Too Hot To Sew

Hand Stitch Espadrilles

Espadrilles are the perfect project for engaging with your creativity when you don’t want to switch on a wall plug. No hot machines involved; all hand sewing, and the type of stitching that helps you channel your inner beach bum! 228 more words

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How To Sew A Pom Pom Cushion Cover

Have you noticed the recent pom pom craze? Want to be part of it without wearing a pom pom tiara? Then you need to sew a pom pom cushion cover. 320 more words

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Cutting Out Lining Fabric

Some of the best sewing lessons are learnt by experience. Even better sewing lessons are learnt when someone shares the benefit of their experience. So here’s a tip for cutting out… 333 more words

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Summer Sewing

It must be summer. Serena Williams has just won the Women’s Final at Wimbledon. (You can bet I shed several tears at her rendition of… 232 more words

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