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June 2014

  • Sewing a Julia Cardigan |Sew outnumbered - a wardrobe staple!

    Sewing the Julia Cardigan

    You can never have too many cardigans! They are such a versatile wardrobe staple that when I saw this pattern for the Julia Cardigan a while back I knew I had to…

  • Mending a Zipper Tutorial | Sewoutnumbered

    Mending 101: Replacing a Zipper

    Hands up who hates mending clothes?  (Me! Me! Me!) When my sister-in-law asked if I’d mend her hoodie by replacing the zipper, I silently groaned except for the fact she was generously…

  • Sewing Pinspiration from Down Under

    Here are a few things I love…. Sewing, Australia, Pinterest. Ok so there ARE a few others (you know like my husband, kids, friends etc)  but let’s just say for the purposes…

  • A Zippy top present for a sewing friend

    Don’t you think one of the great things about sewing friends is that they really love receiving handmade gifts? When I made my two zippy tops recently (here and here) my gorgeous…

  • The Sally Dress: sewing for a little girl

    Confession time!  I have never made a little girls dress.  I know, right?  Something that is such a staple for every little girl but yet in a house of boys I’ve never…

  • Riley Blake On the Go Quilt- sewoutnumbered

    Sewing my first quilt: Lessons Learned

    When I took up sewing again 3 years ago I had no intention of ever sewing a quilt.  In fact when I bought my machine I remember looking around the shop at…