Monthly Archives: September 2015

Cataloguing my stash

I have a modest stash and store my fabric in a cupboard and a few plastic boxes. So I’m forever going through my fabric to see what I’ve got. I used to keep a spreadsheet of all my fabric but … Continue reading

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FO: The Refashioners – Datura blouse

I’ve been so awestruck by all the amazing transformations coming out of Portia’s challenge, I just had to take part. See here, here and here. Plus the prize package has some seriously good sewing booty. The idea is to rework a man’s … Continue reading

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Made up initiative -70’s dress re-fashion

I chose to re-fashion an old dress of my mum’s for my Made Up Initiative pledge. She’d given it to me last Christmas and I had a vague idea that it could be a skirt. I’m dead chuffed with how … Continue reading

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