Tamarack Jacket

Tamarack Jacket

It's funny how you can be aware of a pattern, but not really notice it. I've come across the Tamarack Jacket by Grainline many times in my Insta-scrolls, but I didn't really consider making one until recently. I was treating the post-Christmas blues with a little online fabric retail therapy, and as I browsed Fabric Godmother I came across [...]

Just Peachy

Just Peachy

One of the absolute joys of sewing, for me, is creating fun costumes for my children. I know most parents dread that note coming home from school to say there's another dress-up day on the horizon, and even I can't get excited at the thought of some of them. But every now and then something [...]

Colette Laurel

Colette Laurel

I bought the Colette 'Laurel' pattern quite some time ago. I've made a couple of tops, which were pretty successful, but for some reason I had never got around to making the dress. I suppose it's just a case of 'so many patterns, so little time'. Or maybe I was waiting for just the right fabric... I've [...]