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April 2014

  • Sewing a Zippy Top: Take One

    So this week I’m sewing for me and first up is the Zippy Top! I’m calling this post “Take One” because I’m not entirely happy with how it’s turned out.  Here are…

  • Selfish Sewing Week with Sew Outnumbered

    This week is Selfish Sewing Week hosted by Rachael from Imagine Gnats.   This season Rachael is hosting the series over on Kollabora, an online community of people who love all things…

  • Joining Fashion Revolution Day: Handmade #insideout

    Today, April 24th 2014, I’m wearing my clothes #inside out for the very first Fashion Revolution Day.  Have you heard of it?  It’s an amazing awareness campaign started in the wake of…

  • Sewing Schoolboy Vests: Inspiration

    Remember the gorgeous schoolboy vests I’ve made my two boys recently?? (You can click the pic for links to the posts if you missed out the first time!) Well, today I’m sharing…

  • Dinosaur Cords & KCW wrap up

    Well I was a day late sewing up my final Kids Clothes Week project but all up I’m super happy with last week’s efforts – four fun but useful wardrobe staples for…

  • Sewing Race Car Jeans

    Huzzah!  Project 3 for Kids Clothes Week complete!  Earlier in the week I finished both the Bimaa Sweater for my Little and Bob the Builder Winter PJs for my Big Boy and…