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A dress for Ruthie’s wedding

Weddings are a great excuse for a new dress. Felicity had liked style 110 in the May 2010 Burda Style since the magazine arrived in our letterbox, and now we had an excellent reason to make it up. The style … Continue reading

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Bernina love

Yes. I have a new sewing machine! No wear marks on this one, yet. But I’m working on that! So, how did this all happen? Didn’t I blog not so long ago about how happy I was about my old … Continue reading

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Yellow silk and purple polka dots

The ruffled shoulder blouse reappeared as a yellow silk top. The change of fabric and lack of ruffles changed the look of this pattern, but not in a bad way! What else did I change? Organza was used this time … Continue reading

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$9, a vintage piece, and one very happy seamstress!

Let me tell you my sewing machine story. My sewing machine used to be my Mums. It’s a wonderful Elna TSP Air electronic. Made in Switzerland in 1978. I learnt to sew on it. You get the picture? The machine … Continue reading

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