When I first saw the pre-release photo of the Simplicity 9478 by Madalynne I was so intrigued! I’ve never seen – or thought about sewing – a v-wire bra! I’m still very much on a lingerie sewing kick, so this pattern was a new and unknown technique that I was keen to explore. And it’sContinue reading “SEW : Madalynne Simplicity 9478 Part 1 – pattern review & toile”
The Black Beauty Bra by Emerald Erin was my first ever underwire bra (September 2020!) and right off the bat it was a game changer – the fit is amazing and I haven’t bought a RTW bra since! One of the best things about finding a bra pattern that fits is that you can hackContinue reading “SEW : Black Beauty Bra – darted cup & partial band hack”
I didn’t really plan for this to be an annual thing, but after the busy-ness of Christmas finished, I found myself once again reaching for *Excel* and tallying up what I’ve been doing with my life in 2021! * Insert tongue in cheek content warning – pie charts!! * Overall, I counted 116 projects forContinue reading “SEWING : 2021 recap & statistics”
I bought some Opal Mine lycra & coordinating navy lycra from Pitt Trading to make myself a new swimsuit this summer – but when Julia from Pitt Trading offered some gifted fabric in return for a blog post, I took up the offer for *more of the same* to create a family swimwear capsule! AContinue reading “SEW – Family swimwear capsule (ft. Pitt Trading lycra)”
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