The blogosphere is buzzing at the moment with people making their pledges for me made May. Which of course is the opportunity to make a concerted effort to wear more of our handmade clothes each day in March. Last year I joined in. It was the first year I felt that I had enough handmade… Continue reading Me Made May?
I’ve struggled not having a mid-season coat for the last Few years, so when the new Deer and Doe patterns descended with their Hoya blouse (which I also need by the way) and the Luzerne trench coat, I completely fell in love! Luzerne is an unlined, double breasted jacket with an a-line shaped skirt. I… Continue reading The Mighty Luzerne Trench Coat
I’m convinced we have been getting more warmer days than cold days… that means it’s perfect weather for my new trench coat from Deer and Doe (yes I made good use of an extended bank holiday weekend!). I’ll get some photos soon to show you… then get planning some more summer sewing projects!!
Disclaimer… the pattern itself has not been changed by the designers… but in comparison to my last version of this blazer… this one is awesome!! As the blog title may indicate… this is the Morris Blazer from Grainline. I made this last year in a cotton twill, and discovered why it’s designed for a stretch… Continue reading Morris Blazer… new and improved