Here I share sewing tips and techniques and talk you through my experience of working with different sewing patterns.
I love a good sewing book and this sewing journal sounded right up my street.
My version and review of the Know Me by Mimi G Beauty’ J’adore ME16 pattern. Made using cotton lawn ‘Pesca’ fabric from Fabric Godmother
My version and review of the Absolu jacket by Atelier Scammit.
Made using reversible quilted cotton in a floral print from Fabric Godmother
Sewing 'How To' Tutorials
My top tips for perfect pattern matching when using tartan and plaid fabrics
How to sew with shirring elastic on a sewing machine to create a gathered elasticated effect on sleeves, cuffs, necklines and waistlines.
What are covered buttons and how do you cover them? This blog post shows 3 methods to cover buttons with fabric including the use of a self cover button tool.