Recently, I received the latest Tilly and the Buttons book - Make it Simple - as a gift. here is my first make from it! Details Pattern Details: Name: Bertha Variation: Original without additions/hacks Pattern House: Tilly and the Buttons Size I made: 4 Fabric This red drapey single knit fabric is from my stash and was meant for my nan's Kinder cardigna, but I cut into the wrong fabric for that. It has a clear right and wrong side. It was tricky to cut out as it was hard to lay out on the table to cut. I had…
Recently I made another of my planned makes for #2020make nine - the dressing gown - as a gift. Details Pattern Name: 6232Variation/style: Dressing GownDesign House: ButterickSize I made: L Fabric The main fabric is a polyester brocade and the lining is a red terry cloth. The brocade is woven and the terry cloth is knit fabric. Both are from Fabricland.Using a knit and woven was quite challenging as they act very differently to one another, and I would recommend to avoid using them together in a project like this if possible. The terry cloth was happy to stretch away…
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Today I am reviewing New Look 6232 shirt pattern.
With the year drawing to a close, I thought I would reflect on my makes during 2019. Most challenging make - the black copley cardigan I've chosen the black copley cardigan as it is the make that took me the longest. I have made this pattern before but in a yellow colour, which was a lot easier on the eye! I can get quite impatient so the fact I persevered and finished it within a year is quite an achievement. I haven't worn it much yet - I think I have just got a bit exhausted from it. I'm sure…
Today I am reviewing the Freya Cowl Neck Dress from the book Stretch! by Tilly Walnes.
Here are my thoughts on some toddler and baby makes I recently tried out.
Today I am reviewing the bibi sewing pattern from Tilly Walnes' book Stretch!
Here is my review of the Joni dress sewing pattern from the Tilly and the buttons book Stretch!
Today I'm going to share with you my exciting charity shop finds from the last couple of months!