I love tweed so I went in search of it at the RDS Stitching and Craft Fair. As Aoife said, we liked one of Magee’s Full Bundles range so bought one between us. At a half a metre per piece, they’re each just enough for a short skirt. Here’s my choice.
The red vintage wool dress was proving more work than I had anticipated (there’s a surprise), so I decided to divert to the pink tweed for a quick win. Continue reading
Imagine the scene, you are visiting family at Christmas. There is a biiig cupboard full of fabric (belonging to someone who once appeared on Head to Toe due to her dressmaking prowess – cool eh?) and you are invited to take… whatever you want. Continue reading
So… Christmas is the anti-blog! Continue reading
I quite like how it has turned out but as with the material itself, the reaction to the skirt was eh… mixed! Continue reading