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Sewing and fabric adventures in Europe

Year: 2014

Holidaying in Europe.

As I mentioned in my last post, we’ve just returned from a family trip to Italy. Next week my older daughter starts school and we were happily spending her final weeks of freedom doing summery things in Germany, when the weather took […]

My Top 3 Maxi Skirt Patterns

I’ve just added the Gabriola by Sewaholic Patterns to my growing collection of hand-made summer maxi skirts! I love making and wearing maxi skirts and now that I’ve tried a few different patterns, I thought it’d be useful to do a roundup of three […]

How to Make a Maxi Miette Skirt.

I love maxi skirts, especially in the summer. They’re flattering, comfortable and most importantly, easy to make! Last year I lengthened the Miette skirt pattern by Tilly and the Buttons to make this maxi. I’ve heard that people have had problems making this […]