All posts filed under: skirt

Completed – Grainline Moss Skirt in Red Ikat

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completed / Grainline / Sewing / skirt

Hello everyone.  Sorry I’ve been so absent, there’s just a lot going on in my life right now.  In easily condensed bullet point form: I have a wedding to plan for by May next year.  Thankfully I decided to be posh and hired a planner because… I need to make my wedding dress and two bridesmaids dresses by May next year because I decided this is a good idea. I am moving in December. My contract […]

Colette Zinnia skirt in black and white gingham

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Colette / completed / Sewing / skirt

Unrelated/kind of related story to the post:  in keeping with my 2014 ‘I will only sew clothes that are my style’ resolution, I recently did a full clean of my wardrobe.  Like full on, three giant bags of clothes have been donated, clean.  I sewed this skirt before I finished that clean, and then after cleaning I found out that I am apparently severely allergic to colour, and then I sort of looked at my […]

Quickie Post – My Beloved Chardon Skirt by Deer and Doe

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completed / Deer and Doe / Sewing / skirt

Oh Deer and Doe, how I love you so. I can’t think of a single bad thing to say about this pattern company.  Their designs are super wearable and customisable, their size 36 is like exactly me, and their patterns are printed on actual thick paper.  Paper! Crazy! This is my Chardon skirt, and it is the perfect pattern for beginners.  It’s easy but it’s actually still a meaty pattern, featuring box pleats, invisible zipper and possibly belt loops/ribbon tie […]

Scout Tees and Social Sewing Shenanigans

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completed / Grainline / self-drafted / Sewing / skirt / t-shirt

Oh my gosh I have a lot of clothes to photograph and show everyone.  I’ve decided to show this one first because of Red October because October is nearly over and I need to get my stuff together. So the about the tee – I got this beautifully soft drapey cotton knit from the Fabric Store.  When it was on the bolt I thought it was good ol’ horizontally striped fabric until the shop clerk pointed out the […]