Tag Archives: knits


My second foray into lingerie sewing, and it’s been reasonably successful! This time, I used some of the newer Ohhh Lulu petterns – the Anna bra and the Ava knickers (which I can’t seem to find in the shop). I used a stretch lace from Tissu fabrics (now Tia Knight fabrics), and the elastics I’ve […]

Making a bra, making a bra

(to the tune of Breaking The Law) Months ago, I won an Ohhh Lulu pattern giveaway, over at A Stitching Odyssey. I was over the moon as I’m a HUGE fan of Ohhh Lulu, and the thought of creating my own gorgeous underwear is a happy one. Being the procrastinator I am, and being more […]


A few weeks ago I was powering through unfinished projects, following an incredibly inspiring post by Lladybird. After a lot of hand sewing hems, I got itchy feet and fancied a quick dirty project to give me some time with my sewing machine. I made a Hemlock. As you probably know, it’s a free pdf […]

The not-so Blank Canvas Tee

Steph at 3 Hours Past the Edge is a brilliant blogger, posting interesting, thought-provoking posts, she’s also extremely helpful when it comes to┬ádemystifying sewing techniques and patterns. I wont mention the Cake, but I know I’m not the only one looking forward to it. I will mention Cake, as she’s very close to printing the […]