Shirt geekery

Useless information #1 A pintucked shirt in French [please correct any errors] is a chemise à nervures. ‘Nervures’ in English are the veins on an insects wing. This made me very happy. The shirt is finished, the buttons are on, all is good.  Pictures later when the missus models it for me. Continue reading Shirt geekery

All tuckered out…

…making this flipping shirt!  Friday was lost to post-work-knackeredness, Saturday and half of Sunday were lost to the missus taking over the sewing space to armour plate some jeans.  Seriously.  She’s transferring biker armour from her old pair of jeans into a new pair, as buying new would be several hundred squid. She’s WAY more … Continue reading All tuckered out…

Getting Quite Shirty

The trousers have not been dropped [fner fner] but c’mon, trousers are pretty easy and boring to make…so I let myself be distracted by wifey’s other obsession:  shirts. I’ve already made her several I went download mad yesterday, and some more PDFs.  Sigh.  Payday weekend, internet connection, someone stop me! I found a designer that … Continue reading Getting Quite Shirty