This jacket came about from a combination of events. Firstly, long before any of the other events, I found a gorgeous green velvet hounds-tooth jacket in a vintage shop. The fabric was very nice, the jacket not quite so much. It was very shapeless (possibly from the 1950's baby boom era) and in dire disrepair.… Continue reading Mad Hatter Steampunk Tea Party Jacket
I know, I know, bad blogger! BAD! But I'm a seamstress first. And after a hectic week, I took another week off to get back to sewing for myself. OK, here we go, the second half of Froctober... Day 16, a dress my Mother made when she was my age. Day 17, I got this… Continue reading What The Frock?