Tag: Shirt


M2447 for Hubby
Pattern: McCall’s M2447 Fabric: Marin blue shirting from Goldhawk Road in London This men’s shirt is my pride and joy! I made this shirt for my boyfriend, which is too tall for the picture frame (Haha), as a Christmas present. It’s the first time I have  giving him something handmade for Christmas. He was so pleased and with some itsy bitsy small changes on the next shirt it’ll fit him better as well. This is my first go at the […]

Shirts instead of skirts


Pattern: Paxson jumper from Seamwork Mag, and Bruyere shirt from Deer and Doe. Fabric: Marine blue knit and dark purple bi-stretch. The Vietnamese new year this year was on February 8th. So I for once wanted to be a good daughter and give my parents something nice for the holiday so I started sewing this. It was my first time sewing both of these patterns and luckily it fitted them both! First of is my dad’s Paxon jumper. It was […]

Happy Lunar Year 2016!


Timon
The last few days I wanted to make a shirt done before I went home for the summer. And I did it! I finished the shirt on Tuesday night before we went home yesterday (Wednesday). But that was not without complications.. The Negroni Shirt from Colettie Patterns, and piece of my Flora Dress from By Hand London. Monday I had assembled the Negroni printed pattern, marked the size I wanted, traced the pattern to tracing paper and cut out all […]

Sewing machine disaster!



Yesterday, I received the two last patterns that I have not possessed yet from the By Hand London girls. The two remaining was The Victoria Blazer and the Charlotte Skirt, and I’m so exited! I cannot wait to burn my wallet on fabric that I can’t afford! Last week I purchased the Nettie Dress & Bodysuite from Closet Case Files as well! I have watched this pattern for a long time, but have not gotten the courage to try something other then […]

New Sewing Patterns!