French Navy – Stellan Tee

Sew… I thought I would share with you how I’ve altered the Stellan tee to avoid doing an FBA. Pattern: French Navy Patterns – Stellan Tee, a free pattern.Described as having a boxy slightly cropped fit with proportionally long sleeves and a slightly curved hemline. Measurements: Hight Bust 40.5”, Full Bust 44.5”, Waist 34”, Hips… Continue reading French Navy – Stellan Tee


Sew Over It – Vintage Shirt Dress

Pattern: Sew Over It Vintage Shirt Dress Measurements: High Bust 40.5”, Full Bust 44.5”, Waist 34”, hips 44.5”. Size: 16 Fabric: Atelier Brunette Stardust double cotton gauze (gifted from Minerva for a fabric review that will be posted on 18th November 2019 on their website) Alterations: For some reason I did a 2.5” FBA rather… Continue reading Sew Over It – Vintage Shirt Dress


Helen’s Closet – Yanta Overalls

Sew… let’s all ignore the fact that it’s been 14 months since I last posted and just jump straight back in. I’ve decided to focus my blogs on the alterations I’ve made to patterns and how I finished the garment. First up we have… Pattern: Helens Closet Yanta Overalls. Measurements: High bust 40.5″, full bust… Continue reading Helen’s Closet – Yanta Overalls

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M7381 summer dress – spot the parrots

Sew… fresh-ish off the sewing machine is this super summery dress. After being picked as Star Maker by The Foldline in April for my Mila dungarees, whoop, I got to pick two McCalls patterns. My only attempt at a McCalls pattern has been a disaster and not finding the pattern styling very inspiring I was… Continue reading M7381 summer dress – spot the parrots