Sewing with a Plan 2015 0.2

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Last week I announced I was participating in this year’s Sewing With a Plan (SWAP) challenge. I said I would make ten items, and buy one. two suits, each with a matching blouse skirt and blouse trousers and purchased knitwear … Continued

Getting ready for the Christening

The invitations have been sent out, and we are expecting around 50 people to come along. 80 wraps (lamb, chicken and falafel), baklava and fresh fruit are coming from Maroush, and Kit’s Grandma Faye has promised a big pot of curried goat, … Continued

Experimenting with a reversible skirt

In preparation for the SWAP I have been experimenting with a reversible skirt. You might ask – what’s the point? an interesting challenge two skirts in one (good to take on holiday if you have a tiny suitcase) the pleasure … Continued

Developing the curvy pencil skirt with a grown on waist band

I have been experimenting this weekend, with mixed results creating a new skirt shape using a unique fabric breaking the fashion rules (to make areas recede, wear darker colours) taking photographs indoors with an iPhone. At night. The style It … Continued