Sewing, Stashbusting

The Lilly dress: a new pattern!

Hello everyone, there is a new pattern hitting screens all round the world, and it is the Lilly dress. This dress is inspired by the Lilly Pulitzer dresses that everyone but me has heard of, and was designed by the incredibly creative Deby Coles at S0 Sew Easy. I was lucky enough to be a pattern […]

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Sewing, Stashbusting

Jenna cardi take three

I mentioned that I was inspired by Winnie from Scruffybadgertime to make the Jenna cardi by Muse patterns. I have made this cardi a couple of times (here and here), and of all of them, the black and silver one is my favourite partly because of the longer length, and in retrospect, I should have made this one […]

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Sewing, Stashbusting

Another Jenna cardi

I was so pleased with my first Jenna cardi, that I immediately made a second one. This version is a little different as I added 6cm to the length and I am so pleased with it. This cardigan/jacket, fits me so well, it was comfortable to wear and I felt quite elegant in it, so […]

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Sewing, Stashbusting

Jenna cardi

I’ve been looking for a cardigan to sew rather than knit, and I was inspired by Scruffybadgertime to make the Muse Patterns Jenna Cardi. The pattern did not disappoint. It was so easy to sew that I made it in an afternoon when I was camping recently. This is one of the most comfortable cardigans I […]

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