Mens shirt in a lovely floral cotton – more details on my blog ragbagsandgladrags
A knit dress with two layers of fabric. This is based on the underdress pattern from 02/2014 #123. it’s a really easy make, think I might use the same pattern for myself for an outer dress, not jus…
A stretchy long dress, self drafted from a vest top that I already own. More details on my Blog “Ragbags and Gladrags”http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/the-maxi-tank-dress.html
A lovely casual summery dress, easy to sew and easy to wear. full details and free pattern on my blog – “ragbags and gladrags”http://ragbagsandgladrags.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/introducingthe-alexand…
I’ve had my eye on this one too. Must try to find enough fabric to make it with.
A summery skirt with pleats that form belt loops. More on Ragbagsandgladrags
That’s what my pattern envelope says – sometimes numbers get reused when a pattern is no longer c…
I keep the presser foot down when not using my machine, as it’s an old one it helps avoid the ten…
A version of Gerties bow blouse made from lightweight curtaining, buttons from The Polished Button. More on ragbagsandgladrags
there’s a shrug that goes with the shorter version.
A cowl dress refashion. This started life as a Maxi skirt that was too tight, and when I saw the cowl dress in Burdastyle magazine 11/2013 #112 I knew it was the right pattern to use.
amazing! – did you use a pattern?
A vintage dress made from a pattern i found on Etsy. I ditched the original lining instructions and made my own bias slip using the lining from Burda Magazine 103 01/2012, much better. there are mo…
A variation on the classic Sorbetto by Colette Patterns, this one has cap sleeves and is slightly longer than the original pattern. Trimed with a contrast bias edging. more details on my blog "ragb…
A lovely pencil skirt pattern with a high waist and decorative pockets. This is a pattern by Parnuuna at BeMyGoth. You can see more on my blog ragbags and gladrags…
Made with a floral cotton. this dress uses the bodice from a vintage Maudella dress pattern and a simple dirndl skirt. the armholes and neck edges are faced with a bias strip. I hand made the bias …
A summery cotton shirt dress made from a vintage pattern. I adjusted the pattern as it had a zip front and I preferred buttons. I made this fro a friend after she liked my purple version.
That fabric is to die for!
This is lovely – the style and the fabric are an excellent match for one another.
This is beautiful – the fabric makes it so unique
A light top made from broidery anglaise cotton, using the Sorbetto pattern from Collette. Pattern lengthened slightly and a peter pan collar added.
More details on my blog "ragbagsandgladrags"http…
A summer dress, self drafted bodice and circle skirt,
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