Monthly Archives: November 2013

New pattern discovery – Liesl and Co

I’m blown away by this collection of patterns from Liesl and Co. I want to buy all of them. The cut is modern with a loose casual fit and I can see all of them in my wardrobe. My favourite … Continue reading

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FO: Burda herringbone tweed jacket

How to make a winter jacket: just add one Burda jacket pattern to one metre of cloth! This is the first time I’ve sewn a winter jacket and my first make using a Burda magazine pattern. I normally steer clear … Continue reading

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Making more cake – New Look 6193

I’m on a mission to sew more practical items that can be worn daily rather than dresses with limited wear. Tasia from Sewaholic summed this up aptly in her post ‘Too much frosting not enough cake’. I also want to … Continue reading

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