cup of tea, sewing and pride and prejudice ...perfect :-)
thanks very much ! x
thanks x you should ! its a good pattern for curvy figures , cos the bodice is quite narrow under…
You have great style, love the red accessories with the skirt .
Wow I love that fabric , such beautiful colours , I like the way you draped it ,though perhaps a …
thanks , I pretty much love all the Colette patterns .x
u should get right to it ! lol its nice and quick . Im thinking of making a cream silk one with a…
Thanks , yeah its funny cos the pattern cover doesnt really look 40s at all .
Another project from Gertie’s Book for Better Sewing . Not my finest work to date im afraid, though I’m glad i gave it a try . I struggle with self drafting things , and thats why I have such a big…
Thanks Ruthie ! im slowly becoming a green person ,used to always be blues :-)
I used NewLook 6224. I chose view A , and on the pattern cover this looked kinda 70s . But i was surprised at the outcome of my own dress. I feel its got a very strong 40s style, especially the sle…
My second version of the Jasmine blouse by Colette Patterns. This time round I added the matching cuffs which I really like , I am sorely tempted to re-do the cuffs on my first Jasmine. I find thes…
what a nice shade of brown , i like how it matches your hair so well !
My first attempt at the portrait blouse from Gertie’s Book for Better Sewing . Quite happy with the finished result except Im not happy with the effect of the pleats . It seems to cause puffing rou…
I think I would prefer it if the skirt was knee length but thats just personal preference . This …
that fabric is to die for !
thanks so much ! it was slow progress ,but enjoyable .
Thanks , you should check out Karin Holmberg’s other books if you like the style .
this is so cute and stylish at the same time . I love the wee car appliques . Your son is adorable .
Another project inspired by Karin Holmberg ‘s Scandinavian Stitchcraft. This girl’s style suits me down to the ground as its so colourful . I wanted to make a matching set of cushions to go with my…
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