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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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Inspiration

Lately I’ve been not sewing as much and perhaps for a reason you are going to think is really bizarre. I needed to slow down in a few areas of life. Even with sewing which I think of as a … Continue reading

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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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The dress I’m never going to wear :(

Now that I’ve finished sewing this dress I realise I’m never going to wear it! And it took me ages to line up the print, which I didn’t get right on the back anyway. It is just too…um…I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Vogue 1969

This picture is scanned from Vogue magazine, Spring 1969. How refined and lady like!! I would love to dress like this occasionally… so why don’t I then?

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Cream Jacket

Finally this jacket is finished!!! I had such a difficult time getting it just right. I didn’t like how large it was on me and so ended up unpicking all the princess seams both front and back, and the side … Continue reading

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