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Here is the finished Morris Blazer.  For those of you who follow me on Social media you would have seen the great debate, well not really a great debate more of a landslide vote in the direction of Black/contrast to be honest! I just wanted to say a big thank you to all who commented and posted, I really do love my Morris blazer number 2 and I will be making another one with the already cut out collar facing of this one. Things I did differently on this blazer compared to the pattern  I sew a row of stitches...

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This was one I didn’t know I wanted to make until I saw a woven fabric version of it and then that was it, I was sold I just had to make it! Because of my totally impulsive decision to make this dress and because I am so very impatient, I downloaded and printed the pattern myself. I won’t do this again! Every time I succumb, I tell myself never again and then I forget what a pain it is to stick them all together and do it again. But never again, if you download get your A0 copies printed...

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  I have a confession! This, I actually made on day 4 but I wanted to save it, to share with you until later in the month. I am wearing it today though, you can see me in the shop below and above in Falmouth when I visited earlier this month.    I LOVE it, I love this version. It is another Zadie Dress by Paper Theory patterns, this time in a denim slub. I was heading down to Falmouth for a night with the other half and wanted a more casual everyday but cool looking jumpsuit compared to the...

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Hello May 2019! I can’t believe how fast you have come around!   This year I have stated that I don’t want to make a lot more clothes, I pretty much have enough, I feel like to make more would just be an extravagance I just don’t need. This year I have pledged to Re-purpose some of my clothes I don’t wear, and I have made before that I just don’t like and so I don’t wear them. They need a new lease of life, in whatever way I can. Have a slow sew project on the go for the...

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  I feel like I am confessing something in this blog post. Yet another coco I hear you say! I know I should be challenging myself and trying new patterns but I just couldn’t resist a quick satisfying sew this week. I had ogled this fabric from that day it arrived in the shop! Gorgeous Lillestoff jeans sweat fabric that was like a denim but was stretchy and I knew it was going to sew up beautifully. After a great couple of weeks in the shops new home I really wanted to wear some of my new fabric, although I...

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