Me Made May musings – the late edition.

Yes, I know! It's the middle of June, and I've only got round to the blog about May. I won't bore you with the reasons - just the usual stuff about work and being busy etc. etc. You've heard it all before! It has given me time to explore my thoughts about my experiences with … Continue reading Me Made May musings – the late edition.

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A tale of two garments – Makenine 2018

I haven't blogged about anything I have actually completed since March 30th and it seems such a long time ago. I have been sewing, however, and so it's time for me to catch up with myself. I have, in fact made three things... Two more Scouts and another Blackwood. Am I hung up on these … Continue reading A tale of two garments – Makenine 2018

Blackwood mark 2……. questions about fabric choice….. and stretch !

The experience of making of my first Blackwood was very positive. (You can read about it in its own My Blackwood Story blog) But I still learned important lessons about working with neckbands and general management of knits and jerseys. Or so I thought. I did make mistakes, but I learned from them... not stretching the … Continue reading Blackwood mark 2……. questions about fabric choice….. and stretch !