Monthly Archives: June 2013

Would you believe it…..

The last choice of material was inspired by the following skirt… made with Tula pink, Parisville collection. ….But could I get the material anywhere on an English website?……No! So in desperation (if indeed you really can be desperate for a … Continue reading

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Tula Pink

Started scouted the web for Tula Pink fabrics – and then had to try and choose a few of my favourites from these. The materials looked just as vibrant when they arrived on my doorstep. All I need to do … Continue reading

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Just when I thought that I had found all the material I would need for a ‘summer of sewing’ – I came across….. So following a search on Tula Pink, I found a whole wealth of beautiful fabrics in the … Continue reading

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Sawย  fabulous dress by ‘Pretty Ditty’ on flickr (the source of much inspiration). Loved the material so much that I had to order it! Soย  more wonderful material arrives by the miracle of the local postman!

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Found a pattern

This is the skirt pattern that I think I would like to try, also love the material choice used. Looks like my purse will be suffering a little more today!

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More Fabrics

Following the demise of many of my local sewing shops, I was totally unaware of all the wonderful fabrics available. Imagine my joy when I found how easy it was to find so many on the web! Unfortunately now my … Continue reading

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Fabulous fabrics!

Finally finding a pattern book that I loved then meant I could go on the hunt for materials. What a joy! Found some lovely designs by Tanya Whelan. Then spotted Joel Dewberry….

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Start up Sewing

I have heard it said that after the first six months or so most people fall by the wayside and leave their blogs to wander in the ether, and for the last year that’s pretty much what I have done. … Continue reading

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