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Fiona Parker
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Big Cat Cotton Hot Patterns 1237 Shirtdress
I've finished my first project for my holiday wardrobe and it is probably the one I was most excited about because of the fabric! For those of you who haven't read my handmade travel wardrobe pos t I'm going on a safari holiday in January so when I spotted ...
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Bottle Green Corduroy Jenny Overalls (with detachable bib!)
I'm really excited to share this project with you today. I finished these overalls a week ago and have already worn them three times; the sign of a successful garment! Sarah from Like Sew Amazing offered me some fabric from her online store to try and this ...
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Plaid Linen/Cotton Dani Dress
I finished this dress just yesterday and couldn't wait to share it with you all! This is a project which started with the fabric which is unusual for me as I don't tend to buy fabric without a specific project in mind. But I couldn't resist the texture and ...
Plaid Linen/Cotton Dani Dress
Plaid Linen/Cotton Dani Dress
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September Indie Pattern Update!
The change in season seems to have kickstarted the indie sewing pattern community into overdrive with new releases; I've got a whopper of a post for you this month! I recommend grabbing a cup of tea before you start. Get ready to open approximately 1000 bro...
September Indie Pattern Update!
September Indie Pattern Update!
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A Quick Ogden Cami Hack
The Ogden Cami from True Bias is a stalwart of many a handmade wardrobe and as well as making it up in multiple colours, prints and fabrics there is plenty of mileage to be had out of the design with some simple pattern hacking too. What I did to this versi...
A Quick Ogden Cami Hack
A Quick Ogden Cami Hack
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August Indie Pattern Update!
August was another incredibly busy month in the indie sewing community! As well as endless beautiful new releases there have been some great sew-alongs running and lots to look forward to as well. I'm not quite ready to let go of summer here in the UK yet a...
August Indie Pattern Update!
August Indie Pattern Update!
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A Trio of Blackwood Cardigans
Ever since I made my first Longley Cardigan in silver grey merino about 18 months ago I haven't felt the need to add another cardigan pattern to my handmade arsenal. That cardigan and the subsequent maroon patterned version I made work with my entire handma...
A Trio of Blackwood Cardigans
A Trio of Blackwood Cardigans
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Checked Linen Flint Shorts & Embroidered Ogden Cami
I don't know how popular Pinterest is any more but I still use it ALL the time for collecting images to inspire my sewing along with tutorials and tips. It's good for giving my sewing ideas some focus as I can see what I'm drawn to but whilst I'm very good ...
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Floral Viscose Kew Dress
It has been wonderfully hot and sunny in London for the last few weeks. Perfect timing as I had just finished this dream of a summer dress. This is the Kew Dress from Nina Lee London and I've been planning to make it since it was released last year. I bough...
Floral Viscose Kew Dress
Floral Viscose Kew Dress
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Orange Linen Erin Skirt & Blush Satin Ogden Cami
Sometimes a simple design is all you need to showcase a spectacular fabric and that is certainly the case for this skirt. The Cloth Shop has to be one of my favourite fabric shops in London and is well worth the trip over to Ladbroke Grove if you haven't be...
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