Cashmerette · Dresses · Pattern Reviews

Birthday lovely…

Now you’re probably wondering, does this woman make anything but shirts & shirt dresses? I do! But this particular make was for my sisters birthday (in December, so I’m only two months late…). It was originally going to be this pattern, but when Cashmerette  released an extension to their popular Harrison shirt (see my version here), I decided…… Continue reading Birthday lovely…

From the kitchen

I’m all about the cake, ’bout the cake…

So no sewing for me this weekend, I stepped away from the Janome and up to the Kitchen Aid for a special birthday! My Father’s sister Aunty Eileen reached the magnificent milestone (oh how Dad would have enjoyed the party), and provided a marvelous excuse for the extended family to get together without the stress of a…… Continue reading I’m all about the cake, ’bout the cake…

Pattern Reviews · Tops

Lets streamline this shall we…?

There is a lot I like about this top. It has drape, interest around the neckline and cuffs, is comfortable…but we are not there yet! I first came across the dress version of Scroop patterns Henrietta Maria on Pinterest, and was immediately intrigued . Those lovely tucks, generous raglan sleeves, this could be a summer go to.…… Continue reading Lets streamline this shall we…?