Monthly Archives: April 2016

Vogue 8689

I’d really like to able to sew properly (to date I have just been following pattern instructions and learning from books and youtube) so have been looking into doing some classes. I found a shirt making course near me over … Continue reading

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Marilla Walker Roberts pattern: take 2

So, having done a hack version of this Marilla Walker pattern for my daughter I decided I would like to make the Roberts jumpsuit again unhacked for myself as a summer ‘garden garment’. I  love this cotton lawn from Miss Matatabi it has … Continue reading

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Kiomi Dress

Daughter no1 and I were trawling through Etsy last weekend and discussing the similarities in style between Japanese and Swedish design when we came across the Japanese fabric site Miss Matatabi, there were so many items that we liked on … Continue reading

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