Try some simple sock knitting to use up all those left over bits of yarn. Hand knitted socks make a fantastic gift, if you can bear to give them away that is!
Tips for Sewing a CC Charlie Caftan
The Charlie Caftan by Closet Core is a great pattern. Here’s my latest version and a step by step look at my method for tackling the trickier part of the make.
Inspired by Ceramics: Table Runner
Discover how Linda chooses a fabric colour palette for a summer table runner inspired by a collection of hand painted ceramics. Follow our lead and be inspired by your tableware to make a perfectly coordinating quilted table runner. She uses stitch and flip technique in a quilt as you go method of piecing. This is an ideal project for making use of many coloured scraps.
Sewing Patch Pockets
Laura’s latest dressmaking project has patch pockets. See how she sews them for great results every time.
Refashion a dress into a simple skirt. This is a super quick project which gives a whole new lease of life to an unworn garment. You’ll just need some elastic and a few minutes of time.
Pattern Review: Vogue V9112
My first time making this Marcy Tilton pattern.
Summer Tops – New Look 6217
We’ve got the dressmaking bug again! The sun is suddenly shining so we need new summer clothes. Immediately! This simple top in cotton lawn was the first off the production line…