Monthly Archives: November 2014

An early Christmas present

Liz from Designer Fabrics Australia has gifted me with this wonderful fabric. How lucky am I?! I love that it came in a Mood Bag too. It’s an Oscar de la Renta double-faced wool, linen and mohair blend, woven houndstooth … Continue reading

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Silk chiffon dress: nothing at all like a Chux!

Felicity fell in love with this beautiful blue and white silk chiffon at one of Gay Naffine’s recent fabric sales. He who Cooks thought it looked like a Chux cleaning cloth. I think he was teasing. But there is some … Continue reading

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Now that’s good service!

Some of you would have seen the blog post on Lower Your Presser Foot about a new online Pop up fabric store in Australia: Designer Fabrics Australia. Image from Designer Fabrics Australia. Yes that beautiful fabric at the top is … Continue reading

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Paco’s draped top

Yay! Back to ordinary sewing. I’ve made a top I can wear everyday if I choose to, not something that only get out of the wardrobe once a year for an art gallery exhibition opening or a black tie event. … Continue reading

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