Giving the Bird

Well I had planned to do some sewing this weekend, but between marking (mock) exam papers and folding origami cranes, I got nowhere near the sewing room. Why the cranes?  Remember my daughter is getting married in August, and she had the idea of using the ‘lucky’ 1000 cranes as decoration, so I got roped … Continue reading Giving the Bird

Short Cut

Well, fairly short.More SWAP gear.  Today, black jersey with mesh detailing, V8793, a Tilton pattern I’ve used before.  I’ve cut the double collar, but may not use it, we’ll see.  That was easy. Then, a pieced B6287.  A favourite pattern, I wear the 2 tops I made from this a lot.  One pattern piece went … Continue reading Short Cut