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Tales of a Rusty Seamstress

Sewing & Bizarre Dreams = Awesome Kids Culottes

The first night I start this I trace out the pattern. As my little one in only 2 and a half and the pattern goes up to 12 years so I think I’ll be using this one more than once! So I trace out the pattern and lay down the fabric and pin the pattern pieces to it.

Sew Over It and the Prettiest Fabric in the Land

The Sew Over It – Ultimate Shift Dress is awesome. For starters it has so many variations you will never get bored of this pattern. You are literally spoilt for choice. To start, it gives you plenty of sleeve options. These include a set in sleeve (short, three quarter or full length), a sleeve frill or just sleeveless.

I’m a bit rusty to say the least!

After over a year of no sewing (except for the occasional bib as a present) I decided to try out my products (the perfect excuse to get back onto the sewing horse). The aim is to choose a pattern and fabric from the website each month and write a little blog about my experience. These stories are no way a reflection on the patterns or the fabric but just what happened to me when I try to sew….

Wow That Was Quick!…Sewing Kids Leggings

The only way I know how to start is WOW, WOW, WOW! Oh Happy Day! I have just realised I never have to leave the house again to buy my daughter leggings ....well as long as I have a little elastic and some stretchy fabric in my stash....

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