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The Morris Blazer

Here’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for.* My Grainline Morris Blazer.

*(Slight exaggeration perhaps but I know one of you is at least!)

I finished it last week; it took about a week of evenings to make. 450 more words


Me Made May Week 4

Here is the last full week of Me Made Mayness. I’ve also used up all of my me-made clothes and accessories (apart from wooly hats and scarves). 627 more words

Simplicity Blogger Challenge- Completed

I have finally finished my entry for the Simplicity Blogger Challenge. It took a lot longer than I thought it would, and I only managed to find time on  Sunday afternoons to work on it. 366 more words


One fabric … two projects

I had already drafted this post in my head when I read this one from Lesley King where she explains at the end how she likes to wear clothes to work that match the theme of her meetings. 612 more words


A Lovely Make

After deciding that I want more tops for my wardrobe, I set out making view C of the 1810.  I chose a silky polyester type material… I know…all of my current fabrics are some sort of silky polyester!   161 more words


Days 25 & 27 - I ate all the pies and only cool babies wear bandanas

Hello again!

It’s been a busy few days but I’m back on my home turf now having had a marvellous time in Leeds.  No markets this time, but I had a good old rummage in lots of vintage charity shops, … 778 more words


Alexander McQueen Kimono Jacket

Week Three of #MeMadeMay15 .. and yes, I’m late with writing this *stares at shoes. Again. AS USUAL*

But one of this week’s items is a tad special; it’s the… 678 more words