So this week I added to my collection a scout t-shirt. I am sure that this pattern will be recognised by lots of people. It is a loose woven Tee with set in sleeves and a nice drape ideal for soft, light viscose or silky fabrics. I made mine with a flowery viscose print. The … Continue reading The Flowery Scout
Well I was right. I have succeeded in my aim, but everything this week was a repeat. Day 16, the Coco work dress. Day 17, the flowery kimono t-shirt. Day 20, the flowery kimono t-shirt. So, I really need to increase my productivity. Anyway..... watch this space for my next project, which I have been … Continue reading Me Made week 3
I have just added to my sewing collection this weekend - a blouse made from the pattern from Prima July 2016. I rather like all of these views but I chose the non-belted blouse with the points for a flowery cotton print which I bought earlier this year. I have struggled in the past with … Continue reading Prima blouse and Me Made May
I have said that I enjoy reading what I describe as "Crime-Lit" (as opposed to Chic-Lit), but actually I am rather particular about what I choose. It stems from my mother's love of crime novels, at a time when I scoured the bookshelves at home to read anything which looked remotely interesting. She actually set … Continue reading Enjoyment of crime
Well I thought I might join in this year, but my collection is quite limited, so my aim is to wear me-mades three times a week with weekends compulsory. For the first week I have succeeded. 1st May- Plantain t-shirt 3rd May- A line skirt (from a vintage pattern) 6thh May- kimono sleeve t-shirt … Continue reading The Me Made May thing.