A quick round-up of the Christmas presents that were sewn up by me. Mostly, these are all patterns I have sewn previously, so not much to add. Another Perfectly Preppy skort, from the pattern by the Scientific Seamstress. This was a popular choice again featuring favourite colour, purple. The spots fabric is a cotton, and … Read more Christmas Sewing Round-up
When I suggested to my hubby I might try making him a shirt he seemed keen, so I went looking at men’s shirt patterns on Pattern Review. I found a few worth trying, so am undertaking a trial of patterns until we find the one he likes best – his shirt TNT if you will. … Read more Men’s Shirts – in pursuit of ‘the one’.
I recently made up view C of Burda 9793 – boys shorts. Twice, just for good measure. The first ones were in a grey/blue/green skate fabric, a cotton drill which had been hiding in the bottom of my fabric bin for a while. I opted to make the pocket bags from some matching poplin to … Read more Burda 9793 – Boys Shorts