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#mmaw2015-My First Make!

#mmaw2015-My First Make!

Hurray! I have finally, and very belatedly, finished my January make for the #mmaw2015 challenge 🙂 I decided a little while ago that I wanted to try and work my way through Tilly Walne’s fab book, Love at First Stitch. It makes sense, as it is aimed at beginners dressmakers, and with each project it … Continue reading

Love at First Stitch-Make #1

Love at First Stitch-Make #1

I made a scarf! From my new book. You know, the one that’s going to turn me into a dressmaking whiz, and enable me to make all my own clothes 🙂 I don’t really wear scarves, but I wanted to work my way through the book properly, and not skip bits. I am really, really trying, … Continue reading

Back in the Saddle

Back in the Saddle

Finally, after 5 weeks, my sewing machine is back! Apparently it needed more than a service… Even to my inexperienced eye, this looks pretty broken. It has now been repaired and my machine is back in place, ready for action. What I really want to do is to start having a go at making some … Continue reading