This jacket took 4 days to make under the blood moon in September, hence the name Blood moon jacket. Using Vogue 7764 and some 'wine' corduroy from Minerva Crafts with a few neatly placed metal buttons, this jacket was a warm layer when we traveled in October.She's lovely to wear and this is the third time I've made … Continue reading Blood moon jacket
We spent 6 great days in Vanuatu and chilled out, escaping a week of winter cold.The nice thing was I got to just sit and read, a pleasure I don't get at home. We did snorkel around a couple of reefs, kiyaked and relaxed just a bit. I did buy a few metres of fabrics in great … Continue reading Vanuatu wrap up
Here's what I did last night. Today was my niece's birthday lunch and it's now growing cold (14C)and I bought this fabric in November from Dots N Stripes UK. I loved their service. They were quick to fix up the postage for my order.I love wearing dark printed cord outfits in the winter and this … Continue reading Birthday dress
This fabric came from The Fabric Store. I bought it in November with a view to playing with it for winter. It's a chardonnay/verdehlo fabric.Because I have a couple of pair of brown boots, they finish this dress off really well. This fabric is a double knit but looks like corduroy. This seams must be … Continue reading Knit or woven?