Work in progress, continued

Remember this dress I showed a picture of at the toile stage?Well it’s slowly progressing! Above was the toile (prototype) made from calico. Yes, I pinned all those pieces on something that it’s then necessary to take apart again.Below is a picture of the...

This week

On the practical side, this week has been spent:pattern cutting,altering toiles,layering and sewing lace dress pieces and removing the beads from the seam allowances,snapping needles on the beads in the seam allowances that escaped removal,admiring the...

New Year : New Skill

Happy New Year!Are you interested in learning to sew? Got a sewing machine somewhere gathering dust? Well look no further…I shall be running a beginners sewing workshop in my local village hall on Feb 19th this year and I have 3 places left....