This is the last of my lovely denim border print fabric. 🙁 I've already made a pair of summer cropped pants with it, details here. I had just enough left to squeeze a top out of it! I decided to use this pattern, McCall's M7324, view A. I definitely won't be using the curved… Continue reading McCall’s M7324: Part II of my Adventures with Border Print Fabric!
I've always got an eye out for border print fabric and when I saw this 100% cotton denim - EMBROIDERED - I could not resist! I bought enough for a pair of casual summer pants and a summer top. It has been quite hot here lately (but unfortunately smokey from forest fires) so I am… Continue reading McCall’s M7364 – A simple sewing pattern!
Last week I showed you my Rosie© bag ... I'm going to call it "Portrait style". This week I'm going to show you my Rosie© bag "Landscape style". But I have a simple question ... Do you prefer your cross body bags long and skinny (Portrait style) or do you prefer your cross body bags… Continue reading What do you think?
I've always got my eye out for "the perfect bag". Even when I bought RTW I stuck to the same couple of perfectly functional bags - wrapped in different materials and styles to change things up. Now that I am making my own, I am attempting to find the perfect bags for myself. I am… Continue reading The Rosie© bag
Last post I mentioned that I had finished my "May Flower" dress, a theme provided way back in May by the #magamsewalong on Instagram. I had a wonderful floral 100% rayon fabric and one of my favourite patterns, McCall's M6503. I wasn't too pleased with the dress when finished though. I don't know how I… Continue reading McCall’s M6503 – What do you think?
That's good, because it looks like I'm only getting started ... seems like I have been bitten by the "bag bug" and have made another. My sister gave me a box of upholstery fabric (the cat "Sophie" is all mine) and I made my first bag with fabrics from it, my tote bag, which I… Continue reading Back again! Are you bored with me yet?