A table cover made of flax, Took a few strategic hacks, But I'm quite clever, And put it back together, Into a dress for when the temperature is max.
My new shirt design, Of fabric very plane, Worked out just fine, I expect I'll make it again,
Is looking femenine something you lust? But riding your bike to work a must? Don't even mention playing sports! Worried about a windy gust? Skirts are not something you can trust Surprise! These are shorts I adore wearing fuller skirts that are fun to swish around, but it is risky if there is a… Continue reading A full skirt for a windy day
Knitted jumper from a previous post, Has been completely undone, pulled apart, It was over-designed to the utmost, And was ready to have a new fresh start. Still in new balls from the second-hand shop, The wool was bought for eleven dollars, A raglan jumper, knitted from the top, For which I tried many… Continue reading Black jumper part II
While perusing blogs online I came across #makenine And so it was fated To keep me motivated In 2019 I would make the following design: Jersey dress which I am thinking of covering in applique (New Look 6428) Small piece of wool plaid from an op shop Pants which I have previously made, but I… Continue reading Make nine 2019
After reviewing my blog and things I have previously sewn, It is blatantly clear how much I have grown, My new focus is on things I will actually wear, As well as being challenging, and environmentally aware, With a strict rule to use materials I already own.
Though I love the fabric of this self-knitted sweater, The inferior edgings had become to fetter, Despite prior unusual decreasing, My interest never ceasing, The result, I must say, is infinitely better. Very little was right, The hem was too tight, The collar too low, The cuffs simply tropo, This was going to be quite the… Continue reading Rainbow in a river
As many crafters would agree, I only like to make things for me, But 'tis the season, And that's my only reason, Now back to selfish reality.
I was invited to a summer wedding, But alas! What would be my threading? I found I had the perfect print, Coupled with an alternate tint, So the fabric I started shredding. Oh how the days had flown, And I still had no pouch for my phone, So I did a dash, Through my mother's… Continue reading Summer garden wedding
I had a little itch but a lack of ink so I used a stitch to write a little think these words which formed a little quote will hopefully enrich and hit the right note