Named Clothing Talvikki Sweater: DIY Boiled Wool Sweater

  Hi Friends, Still playing catch up  on makes from last year….there is this one and one more to come. Anyway, this is the Talvikki Sweater by Named Clothing, made in a petrol blue boiled wool purchased locally to me. This is my first experience of sewing with this Finnish pattern company, and I am […]

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Pauline Alice Tello Jacket: DIY Utility Military Khaki Jacket with Patches

Hello again Friends, Today I wanted to share a jacket I made using one of Pauline Alice’s latest patterns: the Tello jacket. I tested this pattern for Pauline, under no obligation, and liked it enough to make a final version up. Pauline did send me a final copy of the pattern, together with a copy […]

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Sew Over It Doris Dress: DIY Fit and Flare Tropical Print Dress

Hi Everyone, Today I want to share a dress I actually made a little while back: the new Doris dress by Sew Over It. This dress was made to appear in Issue 6 of Sewing Made Simple and I was compensated for the time spent making this dress, as well as very kindly being provided […]

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Pauline Alice Eliana Dress Hack: DIY Peasant Boho Tassel Top

Hello Friends, Last summer I made Pauline Alice’s Eliana dress. It’s a very easy to wear dress, and the elasticated waist gives some definition in that area as well as being comfortable. But, I was not entirely happy with the fit. It basically needed an FBA. Anyway, flicking through the Boden catalogue I came across […]

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