I’ve previously made a few Briar tops out of merino for winter, but summer called for a dress version. Especially after Megan Nielsen released a kids version of this pattern and I saw how great it looked on Poppet! For both of these dresses, I… Read More
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Seamwork Mesa dress
I realise this dress is completely out of season for us southern-hemispherians, but sometimes you find a pattern and fabric combo that can’t wait. I mean, you’re a sewing addict too, so I know you understand. It’s like when a chronic hoarder finds 500 plastic containers… Read More
Refashion: Pleated Dress to Skirt
For months I’ve been hunting for a pleated dress or skirt, so I was really excited to stumble upon this gem! This is a stunning kelly green and I love me some colour.
Saltspring Dress by Sewaholic
Oh my. I should’ve made this dress at the start of summer! It’s only been a week or so since I made this Saltspring Dress from Sewaholic Patterns and I’m already wearing it as much as possible.
Refashion: Trousers into a Dress
I initially started this refashion seven months ago, but shoved it in a cupboard when I couldn’t make it work. Thankfully the space helped me do a rethink.
Papercut Patterns – Sigma Dress
Katie at Papercut Patterns has released a new range of sewing patterns titled “Constellation”. Guys, it’s truly jaw-dropping. When I saw the designs, I actually held my breath and then gasped in delight as I browsed each one. Katie is seriously talented. This is the… Read More
Simplicity 7763 … again
I took a break from refashioning this week and sewed up a new dress instead. Dress: self-made // Belt: thrifted $2 // Shoes: No1 Shoe Warehouse // Watch: Storm
Refashion: Summer Dress
It’s the last week of Refashion Runway and a winner is due to be crowned next week! I haven’t made it through to this round, but pop on over for a refashion feast anyway and vote for your favourite! So, this last challenge is themed “summer dress”.… Read More
Refashion: Sheer Black Dress
It’s week three over at Refashion Runway and I’m so excited that I’m still in! The theme this week is “copycat”, where the contestants have replicated a design found online. Pop over for some refashion inspiration and don’t forget to vote for your favourite! I… Read More
Vintage Simplicity 7763
I love a versatile sewing pattern. So when I found this gem at a local op-shop, I quickly snaffled it up! Perfect for tank tops, shirts and dresses.