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All Sewn Up: Butterick B6031 – Patterns By Gertie: The Pants

You might remember that nearly two years (how?!) after I'd sewn the slip ago I said next up would be the pants, then I promptly got distracted and never got around to finishing them. In fact, I pretty much forgot about them until I recently had a bit of a clear out and found them… Continue reading All Sewn Up: Butterick B6031 – Patterns By Gertie: The Pants

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Ministry of Craft: Develop Your Sewing Skills Course (Weeks 1 & 2)

For the last two Wednesdays I’ve been attending the Ministry of Craft’s Develop Your Sewing Skills course. I umm-ed and ahh-ed about booking it as we have had so much to buy for the imminent arrival in the meantime but I am so glad I did, and let’s be honest when am I going to… Continue reading Ministry of Craft: Develop Your Sewing Skills Course (Weeks 1 & 2)

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Simplicity 4827: All Sewn Up – 60s Maternity Top & Skirt

Luckily for me I got gifted a lot of vintage maternity sewing patterns when I told friends our news, unluckily I have been too tired in an evening or too busy with the impending arrival to spend time sewing. I have, however, had the last week off work to do some nice things and generally… Continue reading Simplicity 4827: All Sewn Up – 60s Maternity Top & Skirt