Tag Archives: wool

FO: Dolly the skirt

This is my first skirt made using the rub off method. It’s cloned from another skirt using the technique from Steffani Lincecum’s book “Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit”. I made it last year but am blogging about it now as … Continue reading

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The Great British Sewing Bee pencil skirt

This is a timely make, as the second series of the Great British Sewing Bee starts on Tuesday 18th February and I cannot wait.  I made this skirt with fabric left over from my Burda jacket. I’d used so little of … 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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