Last week I made a lovely dress out of my Tower print fabric, here. I purchased enough for a dress and a top so I was determined to get a dress and a top out of it, even if I made an error cutting out the directional print on one of the skirt pieces last… Continue reading … and it’s the last of it!
Perhaps you remember my denim skirt? I spent a couple of days trying to decide whether to sew on the back pockets, or not. Well, I have found a perfect place for them! A while ago, I found the FREE pdf pattern from By Hand London, the Polly Top. I knew it would be perfect for the… Continue reading A perfect place for my pockets.
I have certainly learned a lot cleaning up Ilona - my Singer 15-88. As you know from this post my Mom has given me her and her sister's Vintage Sewing Machines. I even bought myself a small hammer and a screwdriver... you know, one of those ones with a bunch of different attachments? I took… Continue reading Ilona’s Future’s so Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades!