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February and March Makes

Somehow, we are at the start of May already, and I don’t know how we got here. We’ve gone from dark nights and days, to lighter and brighter ones, and already we are now able to visit people outside again (even with the snow and cold weather that we have had over the Easter bank

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Blue Sunday Bertha

It’s been a week since I made the Billie jumper dress in the cable knit, and since then I had decided with my Mum’s input to order some of the blue cable knit to make a cardigan to go with the Grace dress for those summer evenings where it starts to feel a bit chilly.

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Billie

After the Emma Dress, my phobia of knit fabrics needed conquering. Instagram keeps providing me with some great inspiration and my favourite online Fabric shop Textile Express shared loads of photos of their cable knit fabrics and so I couldn’t resist. Before I had any real plan, I’d ordered 2 metres each of the pink and mint

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Goodness Grace-ious Me!

At least that’s what I hope people will say! This is my first make of 2021, following on from the Ava Skirt. This pattern is another beauty from Sew Over It, and is accompanied by online tutorials as part of their Stitch School subscription. I had printed the pattern and instructions ready to go back

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Ava Skirt – Take Two!

Welcome to take two of the Ava Skirt. You may remember that my first attempt saw me whipping up the Sew Over It Ava Skirt in an Orange Boucle Weave. Unfortunately it didn’t work as I hoped it would, mainly because the pattern I used was a straight size 12, but also because I found

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Cosy Lockdown Christmas Gifting – 2020

What a year! It feels like 2020 could be summarised with a few simple milestones. Lockdown, tier 2, tier 3, lockdown v2, tier 3, tier 4, with Christmas falling somewhere in between tiers 3 and 4. I decided this year to start to celebrate Christmas as early as possible. I usually have the lights and

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