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Tried and True

Hi , I don‚Äôt know about you but I tend to repeat patterns or shapes that work for me , particularly with remnants. I love remnants , I find them interesting, leftover fabrics that lend themselves to possibilities.When you are … Continue reading

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A Favourite ūüėć

Hi there, You know when you are a creative there are some things that speak to you and fill you with possibilities a pattern a fabric a colour a print they are all windows to the creative process. I have … Continue reading

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A shirt dress what‚Äôs not to like?

I love a shirt dress ,that piece of clothing that is a bit more versatile than a dress or a jacket as it is both. I am a fan of clothing that is multi purpose that has some scope to … Continue reading

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Again Sewn with Love

As I had made a birthday jacket for my son from the silk kimono jackets my daughter requested some shirts from other ones. These three were made for her as a birthday gift as well . I also gave her … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2020 part 2

Hi there, I needed to break up the me made may post just because of the sheer volume of information¬† and¬† of time involved.¬† I am not a fan of hours in front of a screen , so¬† I needed … Continue reading

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Me Made May 2020

I decided to participate in Me Made May¬† again for¬† 2020. I felt like it gave me something to do a purpose if you will to wear one garment made by me everyday for the month of May. I really … Continue reading

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Leaping into”Me Made May”

So¬†Zoe, put up the challenge and I have accepted I will wear for the month of May¬†one garment each day that I have made. I will blog about it as I go so hopefully I can manage it. Part of … Continue reading

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Bali Fabric- Ball Dress

Hi , Early last year ¬†I went to Bali and came home with a heap of fabric,here is a link to my tumblr blog ¬†being very new at it all my son had set that up for me for my … Continue reading

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Bali Revisited

This wonderful tie dyed silk was part of my fabric haul from my Bali trip last year. We found a great fabric store called Alta Moda¬†and bought some beautiful fabrics on our trip. It was lovely to spend time there … Continue reading

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Summer fun

¬† This pattern really is easy I had cut it out a while ago and didn’t get to sew it until recently. It was a pleasure to make. The fabric I have used was a synthetic with a satin finish. … Continue reading

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