Tag: Elisalex dress


Arlo
Collaboration with Minerva Crafts*   Hi everybody, I’ve been so lucky to have tested the new fabric line from Lady McElroy over on the Minerva Crafts blog. There was so much to choose from, I didn’t know where to start. But I’m glad I ended up with this Flora songbird cotton poplin. It’s amazingly beautiful and I used one of my tried and true patterns to make it. If you want to read it the link is below CLICK HERE […]

Product review: Lady McElroy fabrics


Periwinkle
Name: Periwinkle (Tinkerbells twin sister) Pattern: Elisalex dress with Flora dress from By Hand London Fabric: Sky blue cupro from Rainbow fabrics I made this dress a while back and took the photos back then too, but haven’t had the time to actually sit down and write about it. By Hand London released a new version of  Elisalex dress and I got a copy of the modified version since I already own the original. The dress had modified the bodice […]

Periwinkle is here!


Bridesmaids
Name: Sadness, Fear, Madness and Disgust (from Inside Out) Pattern: Kim, Charlie, Elisalex and Flora from By Hand London Fabric: Plain cotton poplin in colors pale blue, iris, light pink and pistachio from Minerva Crafts. Are you ready for a really long wedding blog post as well as a loving tribute to the By Hand London girls? Let’s begin. Do you remember I made my Joy dress out of the same fabric as theirs only in lemon yellow and with the […]

Wedding post #4 – The bridesmaids.



I started to sew my own wardrobe in March 2014. I only sewed a couple of things now and then, so when #mmmay15 started last year I was SO proud to participate. I was so proud to be a part of a community that had so much love  and was so including. If you were a beginner or at the advance level it didn’t matter. The love of making was endless. So with the few pieces of clothing I had […]

#mmmay16, thank you for this year.