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Fabric and Pattern Matching

Fabric and Pattern Matching

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Laura’s Appleton Dress

Laura’s Appleton Dress

We all deserve some self-love, and what better way than a brand-new dress that hugs your body in softness and makes you feel fabulous!

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Subscriber Profile; Rachel

Subscriber Profile; Rachel

I was so happy to send Rachel her one year subscriberversary gift in February and even happier that she is this month profile. Rachel has made some really stunning garments using her Luxury Box fabrics.

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Make Of The Month;

Make Of The Month;

February's Make of the Month comes from Lisa who put the reverse check denim from October's Sew Retro box to use making this gorgeous pinafore dress.

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Hayley’s Fringe Top

Hayley’s Fringe Top

A few weeks ago I went to the theatre with a couple of friends, to see The Buddy Holly Story in case you were wondering! We decided to go out for dinner first as well. Queue the old “I have nothing to wear” dilema. It was the middle of January so it was cold and I wanted to wear jeans and boots for warmth, and also comfort as those theatre seats are teeny tiny.

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To Me, Love Me

To Me, Love Me

So February... the month of love! Last year I did Galentines Day and I did the traditional Valentines day a couple of years before that. So what for this year? This year is all about showing yourself some love. These boxes are just for you after all, the gift you give yourself every month so I'm here to celebrate that with these beautiful boxes "To Me, Love Me".

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Subscriber Profile; Tina

Subscriber Profile; Tina

Welcome to a new segment on this here old blog! Every month in the magazine that is included in my sewing subscription boxes I interview one of my lovely subscribers to find out more about them, why they chose to subscribe to their particular box and what they have enjoyed making. Decembers interview was with the fabulous Tina who you can find on Instagram @tinalovesmetal.

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Hayley’s Zadie Jumpsuit

Hayley’s Zadie Jumpsuit

Jumpsuits have made quite the fashionable comeback over the last few years and for many have become a staple part of their wardrobe. This has definitely been reflected in the sewing pattern industry with new jumspuit patterns being released all the time, and to suit many different fabric types.

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