Monthly Archives: April 2012

Hawaii at Lady Bay

In keeping with the last family holiday by the beach (arrrh), this one was themed too. Hawaii-themed. Melissa shone very brightly. She sewed outfits for three members of her family of four. Halter top and shorts from Easy McCalls 8218, … Continue reading

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Rhonda lends me her shoulders pattern

I’ve been beta testing designer original patterns. Woohoo! Rhonda from Rhonda’s Creative Life is a pattern drafter extraordinaire. She posts lots of relatively simple and free designs every Friday on her website as well as a host of other fabulous … Continue reading

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Is it silk or is it wool?

We’re having delightful autumn weather here in Adelaide. Warm sunny days without the sting of summer heat. Just right for the last of the summer dresses I’ve been constructing. Technical details Pattern: BurdaStyle 03-2009-107 Size: 36- 44, I made a … Continue reading

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