Monthly Archives: June 2015

All White

There’s something nice about white isn’t there? The fabric is probably poly or rayon, its a textured weave bright white fabric which has been lurking for three or four years. You can see it better in this close up. The … Continue reading

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Two Dresses

Stash attack made slower progress this week. The wrap dress in the black heart print got made up. The bust darting has been converted to pleats from the waistline, (there’s a waist seam) and the skirt is flared. It buttons … Continue reading

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Clothes as Art

Whilst in London I saw this. If you haven’t braved the queues already, it is well worth it, and if  you can’t get there, maybe consider the book . I bought the paperback, £25. The show was a stunning cornucopia of … Continue reading

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Old Friends

I’ve been in London, returning to a semi organised fabric stash and hoping to sew through it by the end of the year. A stash is handy, but mine’s at the point where I spend longer searching through it for … Continue reading

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