Saturday, 29 March 2014

Make a Garment a Month Challenge - March

 Well March is almost over and I have just managed to scrape in a garment for myself! My last blast of a summer appropriate sewing.  I am calling this my Mod Keyhole Blouse.  When I first saw this fabric it immediately brought to mind sunday afternoon matinee movies with Elvis, Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon and Gidget!!! And, since it is my fave cotton voile, it took no thought at all - I simply had to have some!

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Secret Sewing and News

It has been quite a while since my last post.  You could very well think that sewing hasn't been on my radar and to do list.  Well, let me tell you I have been sewing and crafting my butt off!! 

Those who have been following me for a little bit know that I am a contracted designer for Handmade Australia Magazine.  In the last month I have been hard at work producing a knitwear, a crochet and two quilting projects for them.  Phew!

Sunday, 19 January 2014

Two Tone Grey Skirt - Make a Garment a Month: January

Boy oh boy that month rolls by so quickly! When you put your hand up for these things they seem so eminently 'do-able' but time goes by so very swiftly!  Anyway, my January garment of the month -

Two Tone Grey Skirt

The Meridian - January Pattern Tour

In my last post I mentioned how I was part of the featured bloggers in the January Pattern Tour hosted by imagine gnats. So now it is my turn to show you what I have made .........