All about the SKIRT:
A simple, but classic shape. This skirt is made from mustard stripe cotton. Vertical stripes on the skirt are contrasted with horizontal stripes on the waistband. The skirt fa…
So simple and yet so satisfying – a quick circle skirt.
You can read all about it and see more photos on my blog
So, I gave Pauline Alice’s Cami Pattern another try recently. Last time I made it, something mysterious happened and the dress, which I had so carefully muslined, turned out far too small. This tim…
I made this shirt from Pauline Alice’s cami shirt dress pattern. I wish it fit me, but unfortunately it’s too small so it’s for sale on etsy…
I love this dress. It doesn’t fit perfectly, but the fabric is so soft and pretty that I don’t even care.
You can read more about it and see more pictures on my blog….
Thanks, glad you like! x
Thanks, oo I might check them out x
Thanks, I made that too x
Thank you! x
Thanks – it’s really hard to wear though without looking like uniform! x
I finally did it…I sewed a man’s shirt. It’s by no means perfect, but I’m still pretty happy with the finished product.
I used the Frank button down shirt from the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage M…
I don’t know whether you noticed my vintage up-cycle 1 , but whether you did or didn’t…here is the second dress I found and altered.
I recently managed to acquire some vintage dresses, which I transformed into more wearable pieces.
Here is the first of those (you can see more on “my blog”: http://dreamingofavonlea.wordpress.co…
So – I managed to make 2 very simple jersey skirts in a day. They’re such an easy thing to make and work with so many things in my wardrobe.
You can read more about how I made them and see more…
I’ve been wanting to make more from the BurdaStyle vintage modern handbook for a while and eventually settled for the Veronica geometric top, which is an adaptation of the Elizabeth dress (which I …
Stunning – the fabric is perfect, bed clothes or not! x
This is stunning – what a way to use such a precious piece of fabric! x
Thank you! x
Thank you – I used Simplicity 2177 x
Thanks for that. Yep, I used Simplicity 2177 with a few unintentional alterations lol. x
Thanks – I used Simplicity 2177, although had afew issues along the way so the centre front dart …
I made this dress from some lovely fabric I got free at a swap. It wasn’t the smoothest make ever, but I really like the final product. You can read more about it and see more pictures on "my blog…
Thank you! She is very thoughtful indeed x
A pupil in my class gave me a metre of this lovely fabric as an end of year gift.
Here’s what I made with it – you can see more on my blog-…
After doing very little sewing for myself recently, I was desperate to make something quick and easy. I’ve had this fabric in my stash for ages and made a dress from it a while ago. I’ve always kno…
Here’s a dress I lovingly made as my very first commission – you can read more about it and see more pictures on my blog
This is a dress I quite literally dreamt up!
You can read more about it on my blog
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