New dress at last…

Yes, that Nomad dress really was too short after I removed the frill.  After a couple of false starts, buying not quite right dresses, in charity shops.  I retrieved the nice bit of cotton jersey from the cupboard and simplified a great little pattern: I made a dress from the pattern in this fabric a … More New dress at last…

Silk Vest

I found I needed a new vest top when the weather was warm.  My old favourite green cut-down Monsoon one is really rather faded.  I had a rather nice silk satin remnant which I have managed to squeeze this vest top from.  Using the Colette Sorbetto free pattern, I excluded the box pleat (not enough fabric) … More Silk Vest

I’m Excited!!

I have been selected to be one of 8 refashioners for the Renegade Seamstress’s 2nd Refashion Runway!  I am very excited and rather scared!!  Can I be eventive enough to compete with some rather clever international refashioners? Do follow our progress and every Saturday you can vote for the best refashion, will I get past week … More I’m Excited!!