Sewing La La top – free sew-along part 2

We have the pieces cut (find tutorial here) and now it’s time to sew them together. I’ve put together another infographic. It may look a tad overwhelming at first sight, but I’ve tried to be very thorough and give a diagram for each step. Any questions? Say hello in the comments and I’ll try myContinue reading “Sewing La La top – free sew-along part 2”

La La top – free tutorial sew-along part 1

This top was born out of the desire to make something freehand (no sticky tape pdf jigsaws), quickly and well fitted, fuelled by the nervous energy that comes the evening before A-level results day (yup it only takes an evening!). It features peep/key-hole sleeves which are fastened with wide ties. And they are built inContinue reading “La La top – free tutorial sew-along part 1”

Shauna Coatigan – Free Pattern Review + Picture Instructions

This is a project I have been wanting to make for ages! A coatigan is a coat/cardigan hybrid. In my view it is a garment which is comfy and cosy like a cardigan but smart enough that it can be worn outside too. I know August is not when you would usually be inspired toContinue reading “Shauna Coatigan – Free Pattern Review + Picture Instructions”

Sewing a Tulip Skirt – Pattern Review

Hey guys, so this ones just a little post about one of my makes – the Tulip Skirt from Sew Over It. As you can see I went for quite a bold colour. Its probably the first thing I’ve sewn in yellow! Pattern: Good features Nice shaping – pleats at front and darts at backContinue reading “Sewing a Tulip Skirt – Pattern Review”

Hey there

I’m Sasha and I want to share my sewing journey with you to help you create a handmade wardrobe I hope this blog will be fun to read and a source of inspiration and ideas. I will write about my projects but also create tutorials and review books and patterns with you. I aim toContinue reading “Hey there”