Michael Miller Otter print cotton [from Frumble of course], and yet another Jennifer Lauren Afternoon blouse. Must make one up as a dress I think…. No fuss, no frills, I can knock these up with barely a thought. I do stitch the front down below the Vs as I find it gapes a little, and … Continue reading Otterly Delightful!
Hurrah! I’ve done as much marking as I can stomach [there#s always a bit of bonus marking up for grabs, but I truly don’t have the energy. Trip-trap into the sewing room, fondling lengths of fabric and making FAST decisions. Those scissors NEEDED me I tell you! So, a few hours later, I have a … Continue reading Short Cuts
Another blouse from the Jennifer Lauren ‘Afternoon Blouse’ pattern. This was whizzed up in an hour or so using more of the delicious shot-aqua silk dupion which used to be a curtain. I’ve previously made my absolute favourite steampunk top from this fabric, remember it? I was absolutely knackered when I made this, after a … Continue reading Afternoon Delight
The Afternoon [dress and] blouse by Jennifer Lauren I squeezed this out of a piece of [fairly pricey] textured linen. I cut the size 18, and used silk organza for the interfacing. I don’t like the look of the giant button on the front, so I used 2 vintagey glass-looking ones instead. [They may even … Continue reading Good Afternoon