Old shirt recycled as dress lining.

It is a while since I have done any sewing.  I had cut out this dress last summer but hadn’t got around to doing anything with the cut out pieces.  I have finally got my act together and completed it.  The lining and pockets are made from shirt fabric that is being recycled. I wasn’t…

I know now why I haven’t done this before.

A few weeks ago our local Spotlight store had a sale on sewing patterns and I bought three.  One of the patterns was a Vogue pattern at a ridiculously low price, one that I couldn’t go past, and as this was the only child’s pattern that appealed to me so I bought it. You can…

So I obviously got my sewing mojo back

I enjoy sewing but I don’t seem to have enough time to get things done.  The last couple of days I have dedicated some time to get some sewing done so have managed to complete another item of clothing. This is a pattern I have used previously but I am using fabric my younger daughter…

Ruffle dresses

I have just finished a couple of dresses for my granddaughter.  She is one and it is easy to sew for someone when they are that age.  It doesn’t take long to finish a project.