Simplicity 2444 – elephants and kowhai

I love this pattern. It is definitely a TNT for me. I’ve now made, erm, five in total, which could be the most I’ve made of one pattern - I think! The first version I made 11 years ago from a pink and white Tanya Whelan print. Then I gave the pattern a rest until … Continue reading Simplicity 2444 – elephants and kowhai

Nerida Hansen Smock Dress

This is a new pattern company for me. Nerida Hansen, for those who don’t know, are an Australian textile/fabric company. Their fabrics are full of bright cheerful colours and are beautiful quality. Alongside their fabrics, they also produce sewing patterns and this is where the Smock dress comes in.  The fabric did not come from … Continue reading Nerida Hansen Smock Dress

Just Patterns Stephanie Skirt Mk 3 and Pattern Scissors Cloth Galaxy T-shirt

Long time no speak, WordPress is doing my head in with its new blocks and one whole page has been lost. 😦 Anyway this skirt doesn’t need much introduction. This is the third version of this skirt I’ve made. It is just becoming a fave TNT. That’s three I’ve made in a year, the other … Continue reading Just Patterns Stephanie Skirt Mk 3 and Pattern Scissors Cloth Galaxy T-shirt