More luck this time

The second piece of fabric I had bought at the Easter sale ended up with a better result. Again I used a pattern I already had but this time the pattern was the correct size. I was making the top but in one fabric so the shaping doesn’t show up. I will need to make…

Second version

This was the first version I made of this particular top. I have now made a second version but this time it is version A.  I used a teeshirt fabric which was much more flexible/drapey than the previous fabric used, in fact I think it was a bit too flexible so next time I will…

Still more sewing

Further to the striped top I posted previously, I had fabric left over so thought I should make use of it rather than consigning it to the stash to lie dormant. The pattern I used is this one.  View B.  This is one of my new patterns bought at the sale. It was a lovely…

Updating my patterns

I haven’t bought patterns for myself in a long, long time so when Spotlight had a sale on patterns recently I bought a couple for myself.  This vogue pattern is one of them. My younger daughter used the pattern to make a top while she was staying here and it looked good so I thought…