So the next make I made was this - well actually it wasn't I made a Colette Sorbetto before this one. The only problem was it didn't fit at all. Will discuss the successful one next week.I made it using navy polka dot material (which was left over from my ByHand London Victoria) and it… Continue reading part 2 The sleeveless woven top
If I'm to have a wonderfully wearable handmade wardrobe I needed to start sewing again. I set about thinking how to do this and came up with an idea. Since I started sewing I have only bought two tops so I tend to wear the same things all the time. Taking on board ideas from… Continue reading The wonderful, wearable handmade wardrobe. Part one
So where have I been hiding?This is my first post in almost two months and I'm really sorry that I've been away, but I have been sewing. I went on a quest to get a better fit. I was looking back at all my makes since I started sewing and found that they all had… Continue reading Hello again
As you may remember I had planned to make a top that looks like the top on the left using an independent pattern.I chose to use Grainline Scout for woven fabric. I used a poly cotton in navy and white floral. Navy is a favorite of mine. I wanted to make the top following the… Continue reading Grainline Scout
Hi, I know I've been quiet from blogging but thats because I've been sewing lots, fabric shopping and designing. The designing part is new to me and really part of a career shift. Well I entered a competition and the deadline is fast approaching and I was wondering if you would like to vote. The… Continue reading Wouldn’t normally ask but…
wow . It starting soon and more episodes already very excited . Also they are looking for contestants for seasons 3 . Looks like sewing is here to stay yay!!!