Category «Sewing»

Revisiting F4

We are going to revisit Creative Patterns F4. As I have written in several posts, here and here, I am working my way backward from F4 to A1. My oldest two grand daughters, Kat and Sisi are getting the first outfits. I have made Sisi’s Spiderman bib skirt, and I am just waiting for the green …

Skirts

I made some skirts. My goal to create something new everyday, was almost stopped, due to by blood sugar acting strange. Highs and lows, even though I’m not on drugs, they still happen. I do have a new dress cut out, it will have to wait until my numbers stabilize again. I really need to …

Sisi’s bib skirt

Have you ever had a simple pattern just kick your ass, er challenge your sewing skills? I have, just recently, well today. As I have posted about recently, I am working my way through Creative Patterns. I am  starting with F4 and working backwards. F4 is a pants,vest, jumper, jumpsuit and bib skirt pattern. Two …

New Dresses

  I have been busy lately. I promised myself that I would sew something new every day. So here are 4 of my current new dresses. I am wearing the 5th, and haven’t gotten a picture yet, but I will post and talk about it tomorrow.  You may notice that my dresses look alike, that …

Creative Patterns

  As promised, I’m starting on Creative Patterns F4. I have found my first victims, er volunteers. :).  Two of my grand daughters, are letting me me make them the first garments, from this pattern. The oldest, Kat,  has chosen pants, and a lovely leaf green, 21 wale corduroy, from Fabric.com. I will add a picture …