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Floral top

I stitched something! With a 7 month old baby who wants to be held for her naps I don’t get much time for sewing anymore. But my husband is on annual leave over Christmas so I whipped up this little … Continue reading

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Small cross-body bag

New lifestyle, new bag. With a new bub I don’t have my hands free to carry a purse but don’t always want my essentials stuffed into the bag with nappies etc. So a small cross-body seems just right. This was … Continue reading

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Chambray maternity dress

This is meant to be my magic transformer dress that will fit my expanding body, be suitable for breast-feeding (buttons), and then be able to be tightened up to fit my restored (hopefully) body. Perhaps too much to ask, but … Continue reading

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Denim maternity skirt

The ‘it looks bigger in real life’ bump shot. Err… just so you can see the waistband – ‘cuse the bare belly.  The ‘in ya face’ shot. A rapidly expanding belly and rapidly diminishing wardrobe means some sewing is in … Continue reading

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Baby sewing: well… sewing things for me to use with baby

Water bottle carrier for the pram. What to do with a massive expanse of boring white wall? Fabric of course. This is about 2m of fabric from Ikea that I hemmed top and bottom and used hemming tape on the … Continue reading

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Two tops, a dress, and an announcement

So I have been sewing lately, just not blogging much. Here is just some of what I’ve been making. I love this white top above, it is easily my favourite at the moment. I got the idea from a top … Continue reading

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Long sleeve, collar-less, button up shirt

Another shirt. There might only be a few more days left to wear this as it is heating up here already. But that’s ok, I really don’t mind making things out of season as I don’t sew fad fashion pieces anyway. I … Continue reading

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