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Bits and Pieces

I’ve taken a few sewing related photos recently that I haven’t blogged about so this post is basically just a mish-mash of those pics with some commentary so that I’ve got a record. I’ve only recently sewn one other garment … Continue reading

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Burda Challenge – April and May Update

My sewing mojo ran off with my blogging mojo about a month ago so I haven’t much felt like sewing or writing. I’ve only sewing two garments for my challenge – both from May issues. First is the easy top … Continue reading

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Burda Challenge – April and May plans

I know it’s nearly the end of April, but I have some projects from April issues of Burda that I haven’t managed to sew yet, plus I’ve sorted out what I want to make for May, so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Burda Challenge Update – 02-2008-119 (plus a nightie because I needed something to cheer me up)

That’s not a mistake in the header – this is a Burda Challenge project that has been waiting since February.  The Burda photo and line drawing are in this post.  I finally got to sewing it yesterday, but it wasn’t … Continue reading

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A little bit of sewing and a little bit of spending.

I have managed to sew a few things since my last post so here they are.  First up is my first attempt at a My Image pattern.  It’s MI1152, and I absolutely love the pattern.  I have only photographed the … Continue reading

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New Fabric

(I haven’t been doing much sewing recently but I thought I’d update with a few bits and pieces.) The bit in brackets above was the post I was going to write, and then this post got too long once I’d … Continue reading

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Vogue 8764 – Red and Black Jersey Dress

Well, I posted yesterday to give me a kick in the behind and it worked!  I woke up early today and decided that I must do something related to my February plans.  I’m usually in the mood to do one … Continue reading

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Vogue V1247

I should be sewing for my Burda Challenge, but instead I decided to be contrary and sew from one of my new Vogue patterns.  This is my first time sewing a Vogue pattern and I found the sizing very strange.  … Continue reading

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Burda 12-2008-113 – Twice

I’ve finally taken a couple of photos of the brown jersey top that was part of my original six plans. I’ve made this a couple of times before.  The first time I made a size 42 because I didn’t realise … Continue reading

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