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Dreaming of...polka, polka everywhere and not a drop to spare

So, you’ve seen version 1 of Simplicty 2444, worn in Salzburg. Version 2 takes us to Vienna, where I’d like to say it was warmer, but the sun is deceptive and the wind, biting! 528 more words

My Projects

Basic Black Shirt "M" - the planets have aligned

I have identified a gap in my wardrobe – a need, not a want! I didn’t have a black shirt. Crazy, right? Once my whole wardrobe was filled with black things, but since I’ve started making all my clothes, I tend to not make them in black as it’s so hard to see, especially at night. 847 more words


the benefit of photographing your yarn stash.

So, after intending to do it for absolute ages, I finally took the time to photograph my yarn stash for my Ravelry account. (Now, have I uploaded those yet pictures to Ravelry? 158 more words


Fashion with Fabric: three hour slouchy cardigan

I acquired the Great British Sewing Bee book “Fashion with Fabric” and I have to say that I love nearly everything (not sure I’d make an elephant costume though!). 370 more words


A Week Of Clarity

This week all the clouds in my mind cleared and I experienced a wave of clarity.
I finished the plastic bag holder for a quarter yard out. 199 more words


Braided Toddler Dress

The dress started the same way many projects start…on Pinterest.  I was browsing along, and came across a picture of The Girl Creative’s Braided Little Girl’s Dress… 305 more words


Easter activities

I did a massive amount of sewing at Easter but have very little to show for it. I did make some pyjamas for the coming cold winter camping in the bush. 296 more words