You’re the Tops! : SWAP 2020

Before and after shots of the great clean up!  Eeek! A marathon pressing, prepping and cutting session later, and I have 7 tops cut out ready to sew, mostly for my SWAP collection. The Avid Seamstress ‘Drop Sleeve Top’ in ivory cotton [with maybe some linen, I can’t recall] twill, very soft, very drapey, reminiscent … Continue reading You’re the Tops! : SWAP 2020

El-aboration: Wedding Dress #3

  It all got pretty busy.  Here’s the timeline of the work so far.  [I think I got slightly ahead of myself in the last post!] BLOG POST #1 Ele-mentary November- project first broached. December/January- styles discussed, budget and deadline set. February- visit to Bridal shops, further style decisions reached, pattern ordered,  toile and main … Continue reading El-aboration: Wedding Dress #3