Last weekend I spent a day fiddling and twiddling with some things just to improve them slightly. First up was the long cream scout T, which I did eventually decide to shorten to hip length. The tunic style just didn't seem right, but I do like to cover the tummy area when I wear skinny … Continue reading Tweaks, repairs and summer sewing.
In my last blog, I think I put forward a really positive case in favour of retiring, but the last comment hints that it isn't actually as straightforward as that. So what are the misgivings? Why am I apprehensive when I am looking forward to it so much? It's a complex mixture inside my head. … Continue reading More thoughts on retirement
I think I'll start with the old. One of my first makes in this new era of sewing (as in since I began making clothes with the sewing machine I bought 5 years ago), was a lightweight turquoise T-shirt. The fabric was one which my daughter bought for me on one of her outings … Continue reading Something Old..Something New..