Leggings and Bicycles

Remember Bicycles? That exercise where you get up on your shoulders and circle your legs, like you are cycling upside down? We used to do that as kids, and for some reason I thought that would be a good way to show off my new handmade compression leggings! I’m thrilled with how they turned out- […]

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Tie Dye Turtle Neck Top

This top is all about the fabric! I loved the tie-dye print as soon as I saw it in Spotlight and knew I would buy some, the only question was – which colour? Right now I’m still kicking myself over the blue and white one which would be perfect for a summer tee, but hey […]

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Khaki Lingerie Set

Khaki Lingerie Set by Pattern Scissors Cloth

Recently I finished a new set of lingerie that I had been procrastinating about for ages. In the end it was sewn step by step over a few weeknights – cut some pieces one night, sew the cups the next, and before you know it, it is finished and you have a new set of […]

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BURDASTYLE 07/2019 TUNIC

Not long after Burdastyle 101 Tee was finished, I turned the page of the magazine and there was this Burdastyle 106 Tunic resplendent in a turquoise cotton print uncannily similar to a turquoise cotton/silk print I already had in my stash: So what else is a girl to do?! My fabric is circa 2015 from […]

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BurdaStyle Tie Shoulder Tee

Burdastyle #101 7/2019 Top Front

When I took my sewing machine in to get serviced before Christmas, the shop had a few back issues of Burda Style magazine discounted – so I bought one of each! I do not need more things to make! I do not need more patterns! I make patterns for a living! I do not need […]

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