I made a dress! It's been so long since I've done that; even longer since I've sewn one for myself that I've loved. But now I've done just that with Sewhouse 7's 'Mississippi Avenue' dress ... I knew I wanted to sew a summer dress - a sundress - suitable for this years' #sewtogetherforsummer sewing… Continue reading My Mississippi Avenue / Simplicity 8231 Sundress Review
Hello lovely sewing people! Now that the sun has finally arrived here in the UK my thoughts more naturally turn to sewing all the sundresses - this years' #sewtogetherforsummer challenge theme! (Click HERE for the full deets). I think we can all agree, one of the things that can be tricky with sewing a sundress,… Continue reading Tutorial : How to Sew Woven Adjustable Straps (and Shoulder Ties!)
And it's back! You may recall last year, we dropped our yearly #sewtogetherforsummer challenge theme as the reality of the global pandemic hit; deciding to go ahead with a pared back #sewtogetherloungewear mini-challenge instead. (How apt that turned out to be). But with a new summer on the horizon, Suzy (@sewing_in_spain), Monika (@rocco.sienna) and I,… Continue reading #SEWTOGETHERFORSUMMER is Back! 2021 Community Sewing Challenge!