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How I made my Christine Haynes Emery Dress Tie Sleeve Hack

In my last post, I talked about my thoughts on the Christine Haynes Emery Dress sewing pattern and how I changed the regular sleeves to these tie sleeves in order to recreate a pretty dress that I had spotted on the High Street. I have had so many lovely comments about it on social media… Continue reading How I made my Christine Haynes Emery Dress Tie Sleeve Hack

Pattern Reviews

Christine Haynes Emery Dress with Tie Sleeves Hack Sewing Pattern Review.

I O.k I know, I am a little late to this party. The Emery Dress is an incredibly popular dress in the sewing community, and for good reason. It’s a classic shape, slightly vintage inspired, and has a fitted fully lined bodice and full skirt. I have owned this pattern for several months now and… Continue reading Christine Haynes Emery Dress with Tie Sleeves Hack Sewing Pattern Review.

Pattern Reviews

Kommatia Patterns T003 Jersey Top Sewing Pattern Review

  A few weeks ago I was thrilled to be accepted by Kommatia Patterns as a pattern tester for this gorgeous simple jersey v-neck top. I thoroughly enjoyed the process, and can’t wait to share this with you today. This pattern is a very comfy relaxed t-shirt, with a v-neck, breast pocket and turn up… Continue reading Kommatia Patterns T003 Jersey Top Sewing Pattern Review

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How to make simple envelope cushion covers with piping.

A little while ago, whilst browsing through Pinterest – as you do in the middle of the night – I came across some pictures of some really pretty bedding ideas, and how to arrange your pillows. I immediately decided I NEEDED 2 very large white square cushions to place at the back of the bed… Continue reading How to make simple envelope cushion covers with piping.