Simplicity 8295 and Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans: DIY Linen Lace Up Eyelet Tunic and Skinny Jeans

Hey Friends, Hope you are all doing well. Today I am sharing a me-made outfit that has already had lots of wears. Neutral coloured pieces in great (breathable) fabric that can be mixed and matched with other pieces in my wardrobe are winners in my book. Let’s start with the top: Simplicity 8295. This is […]

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Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans: DIY Dark Denim Skinny Fit Jeans

Hello Friends, I am absolutely thrilled to say that I have finished sewing my first ever pair of jeans: Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans. And I love them! If I had any doubts at the start about the validity of sewing my own jeans those doubts have been well and truly dispelled. IMO, these […]

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Closet Case Patterns Ginger Skinny Jeans: Fit and Construction Post

Hello Friends, I have started sewing a pair of Ginger Skinny Jeans by Closet Case Patterns, and thought I would share my thoughts on fit and construction prior to showing you the finished jeans (hopefully later this week). Sewing jeans is, for most home sewers, a daunting task. I have never sewn a pair of […]

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