This is Simplicity 0331 made in a lovely floaty cotton lawn with a bird print (of course!). More pics on my blog
Gently flared wraparound skirt that ties at the front in a bow. Pattern here
My button-back blouse pattern in lurrrvely chambray with wooden buttons down the back.
With about 50,000 Breton tops in my wardrobe, I thought it was about time I made a Breton dress. The pattern was a combo of two styles in Sew U Home Stretch and the fabric a sturdy double knit ba…
Life’s just too short for slip stitching, non? Luckily the line drawing design on this Summersville fabric disguises (slapdash) machine topstitching perfectly – hurrah!
This is a simple, gathere…
Thanks so much for your kind words, everyone!
Thank you! I made the necklace too – it’s folded ribbon.
It was really easy. The only tricky part was when I tried gathering the waistline and the fabric …
This was possibly the easiest thing I’ve ever sewn! It’s made from Ikea upholstery fabric, so thick it gives it a lovely full shape. More details and pics on my blog…
Aw thanks y’all!
Made from a self-drafted pattern, this blouse has tucks at the yoke, puffed sleeves and vintage pearlised buttons down the back. It’s made in a mystery fabric which cost 2 pounds from Walthamstow M…
I drafted the pattern for this myself :) (that’s my smug face). It’s got a yoke, puffed sleeves with cuff bands, Peter Pan collar and little red bead buttons. The fabric feels like sandwashed silk …
Beauuuuutiful! Love the way you’ve taken quite a girly skirt style and made it more preppy chic. …
This is a Jenny skirt made using Martha Negley Autumn Medley Maples cotton with a mustard yellow lining. More details on my blog
Sewing & Techniques
Check out this step-by-step on sewing our wrapped and pleated mini skirt
What do you think of these summery styles?
Check out the debut of this lovely designer style pattern with angular pleats
Behind the seams with Marina von Koenig Part 1
Dreamy dresses, floral prints, and cute spring tops.
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