Monthly Archives: January 2014

Colour me up

Cotton-silk gorgeousness and just look at all that colour.  Oh and the pattern was an op shop find – in my size, pristine tissue un-cut and a mere 50c. I’ll line the skirt in white cotton-silk of the same blend … Continue reading

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This is my first purple garment, possibly ever, and I like it. It is another BurdaStyle 07/2012 #117, in a cotton voile I got for $2/m a year or two ago.  I love the french seams, bias finish on the … Continue reading

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Wonders never cease …..

During the run up to Christmas I lost my inclination to sew, blog and pretty much stopped internetting completely.  I don’t know why and I am sorry to have been so neglectful. Do you know what set me on my … Continue reading

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