These fir cone Christmas decorations are made up by folding and pinning short lengths of ribbon onto polystyrene eggs!
A basic Pyjama bottom pattern from Tilly and the Buttons book: “Love at First Stitch”. My first pair of trousers! (Albeit super simple ones!) Sorry for the crazy shadows in one of the pictures!
basic skirt from a pattern I drew myself from an existing skirt. Simple elasticated waistband and hemmed up at the bottom. Discovered my machine has a stitch especially for stretch fabrics!
Another floor cushion I have made for a family member, you stuff the cushion with a single duvet/ blankets, perfect way to store those extra winter layers, and the mean time you have a large squash…
I was gifted some 3/4 length linen bottoms which we a tad on the large size for me, but I love linen and am short on shorts, so a re-fashion of these was due!
You can see in the pictures that I …
Sort of, inspired by one I saw in a book I which explained how to make a rosette but then applied…
I stitched it with the machine…but don’t be fooled. I stitched it with matching thread, which y…
Exactly what the project name suggests!
Another one from my ‘nautical’ collection!
Simple oxford cushion cover with added ribbon detail
I used stripey fabric for a nautical feel!
Simple covered foam cushion seat pads.
Home made pair of lamp shades in any fabric you want!
Cafetiere cosy with contrasting trim
Thanks, this is a quick project to make, I feel the need to make many in lots of different prints!
A slouchy floor cushion but it is cleverly stuffed with a spare single duvet and a crocheted blanket, which you can take out and use on chilly nights!
I used coordinating fabric which were left …
Peg Bag made by my own pattern, with fabric left over from the basket liner I made. I ended up with the hole a bit too big so added a ruffle into the gap.
Thanks, if I were to self critique I would make the handle strap a couple of centimetres thinner,…
A free pattern from Colette Patterns to make this basic cotton vest.
The pattern bias binds all the edges, but I added full seam allowances and used french seams in the sides so I had no raw edg…
A kind of slouch bag, fully lined, pattern drafted by myself.
I love this top….shame I am not as skinny as you… I think you will figure out pattern grading…
My first ever attempt at making clothing, with input from my Mum. I was given the fabric from one of my Mum’s friends, and I drafted the pattern from an old top I had. Mum helped me to make it fit …
A simple patchwork cushion made up of squares, a concealed zip on the back.
I moved into my house in November, but crisis….we had everything for the bedroom, except for the curtains, and I refused to buy some which did not properly suit what I wanted (I still haven’t fou…
My grandma and grandad gave me these two old deckchairs, the previous fabric was rotten and falling off. Courtesy of “Deckchair Stripes” I ordered some new fabric. You can either sew the fabric ove…
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