Jackets - 2Tops - 17Dresses - 17Skirts - 32009 sewing highlights - melbourne fabric shopping visit and our sewing weekend.2010 aim - use my fabric stash better and continue to share.
Here's the pattern I used to make the zip brown jacket.I'm not going to review it on patternreview because Lincraft doesn't print this anymore.McCalls 4596 is a recent zip jacket that I made up in blue last year.The instructions are good and this is an easier pattern to fit because it has princess lines to … Continue reading The zip jacket
Double knits are great to use when you're building up a new wardrobe, or are refreshing an established one. This is a Lincraft pattern from way back, possibly 15 years.The story behind this trim is this - I bought some cushion covers for the dining table and the cushions were held together with this ribbon. … Continue reading Well matured fabric/pattern
I love wearing boots in winter. Three winters ago I bought these stretch suede boots because they hugged my legs really well. Because I cycle and used to run, my calf muscles are still very developed. What this does is make it hard for me to find fashionable boots that fit my leg width.Tonight I … Continue reading Favourite boots + swimwear elastic