Mixed projects

The top I was working on is almost done, but I’ve been procrastinating. This dress for my daughter took priority. She made the ruffles  and as she has limited time for sewing (being a primary school teacher there’s a lot on at the moment) she happily...

Another Burda January pattern

Top number 116 of the January issue of Burda was one that I liked to try too when the magazine arrived.  Apparently I’m attracted to necklines with a tie at the moment.  I bought this fabric last year and was not too fond of it when it arrived. The downside of...

Bralette – never made them before

Though I’ve made a lot of bras over the many years that I sew lingerie, I never made a bralette before. An area to investigate, if not for myself.  My daughther will be a happy recipient of my testing and  I might use the experience on these in a future class. ...