Tag Archives: The Monthly Stitch

TMS Independent pattern month – dresses

June is Independent Pattern Month over at the Monthly Stitch, with each week bringing a new challenge. For the 1st – 7th June the theme is dresses. I really wanted to make a BHL Flora for this challenge; I have … Continue reading

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Double duty sewing double

The April challenge for the Monthly Stitch was Sewing Double. The idea was to revisit a pattern you’d already made – maybe change it up a bit – or make 2 versions of the same pattern. I did a bit … Continue reading

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TMS Miss Bossy patterns challenge – Dakota

For the Miss Bossy Patterns challenge you, dear readers, chose that I should make the Dakota dress from Finnish pattern company Named Clothing.┬áSo I did. It was a beautiful day for photographs. Sadly my photographer was too distracted by the … Continue reading

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Look Mr Frodo, an oliphant! TMS “From a sewing book” challenge

  You don’t see it? come closer…   I was given this cute elephant covered fabric for my birthday (thanks mum and dad!) and despite its desire to be made into a shirtdress I felt I would probably get more … Continue reading

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