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  • Jumpsuit joy

    This month I made the Ischia jumpsuit from Slow Sunday Paris in the new Atelier Brunette Shade Cactus viscose. An eighties-inspired jumpsuit perfect for summer.
  • Review: The Blouse

    I've recently started stocking The Avid Seamstress patterns and decided to roadtest The Blouse with Atelier Brunette's Granito in off-white.
  • Review: Reglisse Dress

    I finished it! I had this at the top of my projects pile for a couple of weeks and I'm overjoyed with the result.
  • Stashbuster: Pattern weights

    Now that Christmas is over and I've finished putting bits of party popper in the bin, I thought I'd have a stash review. It's looking quite scruffy...
  • Stashbuster: travel pillows

    I know I'm not alone in having loads of fabric remnants of completed (or sometimes failed) projects. Too nice to throw away, too small to do anythi...
  • Review: Fraser sweatshirt

    The Fraser pattern by Canadian brand Sewaholic has three different sweatshirt variations. View A has a yoke in a contrast fabric, view B has three-quarter length sleeves and view C has a collar. I decided to make view B.