Archive for May, 2009

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

Homemade skirts

I’ve been making lots of clothes over the last few months but I find photographing them and therefore posting about them difficult.  The mirrors in the flat are in horribly dark corners so I can’t do standing in front of the mirror and taking the photo yourself thing.  But it always seems that if I […]

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Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Emmeline apron for my mum

It was my mum’s birthday yesterday.  Happy birthday mum.  For her present she asked me to make her an Emmeline apron with a pocket added to each side.  I had oodles of fun choosing which fabrics to use and settled on three prints from Michelle Engel Bencsko‘s Dogwood collection. I think this Dogwood collection is […]

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Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Asymmetrical skirt from Stitch

Remember this? Well, I finally got around to making the asymmetrical skirt on the front cover. It’s worked out a little tighter around the hips and loose around the waist than I would have liked but it is very wearable and I like it.  The skirt is quite formal, in a cute, quirky sort of […]

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