Sewing

Butterick 4870: still going strong

I first made this pattern in the mid 1970s when I was in my early twenties. I see that it was bought at a fabric shop at my then local shopping centre, which is long gone and which I can barely remember now. I remember making a maxi version of this dress from some gorgeous […]

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one year one outfit

One Year One Outfit – Part 4

I’m nearly there with my One Year One Outfit project! Episode 4 is my shoes and bag, so I shall no longer be barefoot in the photos. The shoes have been a bit of a epic journey so this post is pretty media heavy – sorry! It all started with a log. This is part […]

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