I made this cute blouse using a Pitt Trading remnant. I’ll use this pattern for some silk fabrics sitting in my stash.The long story:It’s no secret that I love remnants and the challenge they bring. It’s also no secret that Pitt Trading has lots of remnants from local designers throughout the year and my stash … Continue reading Hot spots
When is a blouse not a shirt? Uhm. I'm not too sure but I can say this shirt/blouse got me through PR's Sewing Bee for Round 1.Can you see the stress on my face? I avoid contests where possible.This fabric from White Tree Fabrics UK, was originally earmarked for a wrap blouse, until Round 1 was … Continue reading Shirt or blouse?
I just couldn't get on with my current projects until I gave this pattern another go. Peplums are everywhere and I have a summer holiday coming up in June so I made this top again in a white/purple eyelet from My Hung Fabrics to wear during the day with shorts or skinny jeans.The adjustments this time … Continue reading Peppy eyelet
PR is running a fitted blouse contest that I'm managing from 1 - 31 March."Contest Theme: Cut, sew, model and review a fitted blouse to showcase fitting skills."Pattern magic collar on Butterick 5538So while there are some key elements your blouse needs to meet to qualify for this contest, if you already have a fitted … Continue reading Fitted blouse contest on PR