Pic free post…with rant. So, I chopped the Miyakes AND the Laroches using the Style Arc ‘Misty’. This made Donald-Trump-hand- sized pockets, so I then had to remake the pockets, and reposition them. AND salvage the binding, as I don’t have much, AND re-stitch it. And I unpicked the tatty experimental fly fronts and re … Continue reading Toile and trouble, Dawn’s Trousers #3
Blimey. Well that was an interesting sew. I knew it was going to be very technical, so for once I was a good Fairy and put tailor tacks on all the dots and squares. MILLIONS of them. I stay stitched as instricted, basted even more than instructed, and so on and so forth. Partway through … Continue reading Me-oh-Miyake
I’ve made a start on this, and I’m already irritated. The main piece is a huge rectangle, going from back hem to front hem. You start by stay stitching round a dirty great slash, then making ridiculously narrow binding to go all round it. Why so narrow? No idea. The contiouous strip is only an … Continue reading Issey or issey not?