One of my all time favourite films is Chicago! That I’m saying ‘film’ rather than ‘show’ probably proves I’m the complete cultural black hole I suspect I am, but I was thoroughly underwhelmed by the show after seeing the film. Oh the film!! The costumes, the dancing, the energy, the actors… and all that jazz. The… [Continue Reading]
I have a new post over at Stitch56 to check out. I also will have new ones coming here soon. So sorry for neglecting you, it’s been epic around here……
I have a new post over at Stitch 56, the Alexandria Peg Trousers by Named Clothing in more of that Spotlight printed Rayon 😉 Go check it out…
Wow, it’s been a long break since I’ve last posted here! That’s not because I haven’t been sewing, I have kept a good project a week pace on average in the last month, but between family visitors, an increasing workload and the start of a new college year I’ve been too busy to photograph any… [Continue Reading]
I have a new post over at Stitch 56! We had the theme ‘sewing for loved ones’ this time around and I made my partner the Strathcona Henley by Thread Theory. Go check it out….
This cardigan has been a long time coming. So long in fact, that it pretty much killed knitting for me last year. It is the Zephyr cardi by Tori Gurbisz and it is designed to be completely seamless, knit top down using a contiguous yoke method. It’s not bad, I love that you can knit… [Continue Reading]
Well it’s months after the fact, but I have finally made another one of the items on my plan that I set a while back! Now while a month of that I was travelling, I really have been super lax on the whole ‘plan’ thing. Including my coat, that is now a grand total of… [Continue Reading]
I am so late for getting around to sewing this dress. I bought the pattern for the BHL Anna dress early last year and other stuff just jumped in front of it in the queue. My bestie and I planned to make this dress together as a sew along which added to the delay and we… [Continue Reading]
I’m back over at the Stitch 56 blog with my interpretation of the Camas Blouse, the latest offering from Thread Theory in a dainty terracotta silk. Go over and check it out…..
What’s a girl to do when she wants to sew in the New Year but has eaten ALL the mince pies over Christmas? I have to admit I was feeling a bit reluctant about getting back to sewing knowing that my tummy was a little bigger than my usual measurements. Feeling that it is… [Continue Reading]
This photo was taken on Christmas Day when my partner and I were out on a walk. It was beautiful but bitterly cold, perfect for being swathed in a warm wool/cashmere coat. The fabric for the shell was perfect, super soft and the slight nap on this fabric gave it a lux sheen. It also… [Continue Reading]