Monthly Archives: July 2013

The headless floral

And yet more made ages ago… as in maybe 3 or 4 years. Probably almost time to retire them. The top is a woven cotton, yes another fitted woven…what am I thinking. But it works – well I’ve worn it … Continue reading

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Fabric sunglasses case

A little sunglasses case I made on a rainy day from left overs. I put a bit more thought into this than I often do and somehow managed to have no raw seams on the inside. Something about the order … Continue reading

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60s evening dress conversion

Another one I made before I started this blog… Years and years ago I found a 60s evening dress at an op-shop and liked how it fitted. I pulled it apart and made a pattern from it and put it … Continue reading

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Satin geometric

Time to blog some things I made before I started this blog. Now that I’ve found somewhere to easily take self pics (I don’t have a tripod) I thought I would take photos as I wear things. This top is … Continue reading

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Another little ‘in between’ piece

┬áSo I’ve decided that I’m not going to wait for my partner to wear his shorts before I make more. The urge has struck to sew for him and I’m going with it (as it will probably pass soon and … Continue reading

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Just a quick little purse to avoid bordom

After finishing my partner’s shorts I had a (mild) panic moment of not having the next project worked out in my head. Sewing is that thing that I fill most of my spare time with and don’t like not having … Continue reading

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Something for someone other than myself – finally!!

Making clothes for other people…making anything for other people (unless it takes less than one hour, doesn’t need fitting, they didn’t ask for it etc. etc)…I’m just not interested. It just becomes a chore and that is definitely not what … Continue reading

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