Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Marilla Walker Roberts jumpsuit.

“Ooh” I say to my daughter, “I’ve seen this really nice dungarees pattern, would you be a recipient if I were to make them”? “Yes” she said, “can I see the pattern” ? So I sent her the link to Marilla … Continue reading

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Kommatia boxy tunic x 2

I saw this top on megsewing and loved it. I bought the pattern from Kommatia patterns straight away but couldn’t find exactly the fabric I wanted until I found this lightish sweatshirt jersey on my fabrics. I downloaded and traced out the pattern and then … Continue reading

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Vintage Pattern Sewing Challenge

  I have been given some vintage sewing patterns by a friend who was having a clear out of her mother’s things. The patterns were all used to make garments for my friend and her sisters in the 1960’s. I … Continue reading

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Pauline Alice Xeria dress

This is my Xeria dress from Pauline Alice. The fabric is a linen viscose mix from Fabric Godmother  which has a good bit of stretch. The fabric shrinks quite a lot so washing before use is essential. One thing I loved … Continue reading

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