Hey Sew Folk, It’s been a while hasn’t it? I really thought I was gonna sew and blog a lot more this year but alas it’s nearly May and this is only post no #3…you’ll just have to take what you can get I’m afraid. But I hope to make up for quantity with mega … More Greased Lighting- Jean Paul boilersuit by Ready to Sew
Pyjamas are very key to my lifestyle. Integral to weekend morning sport news watching. Fundamental to post work emotional melting. So it is a little bonkers that it has taken me so long to make the Closet Case Carolyn PJ’s. Everyone, raves about this pattern and about pretty much every other pattern that the Closet … More Bedtime Ensemble – Closet Case Carolyn PJs
Hey there Sew pals, I hope all of your navigational equipment is working in the noggin and you are finding a way through August. All is well at FOB HQ, I’ve had a few fabric deliveries and had some time not only to sew for myself, but a few gifts for my favourite ladies. In … More A tigress never matches her stripes- The Rosie Dress.
Hey they sew folk, how’s it all going with you all? It’s not bad here- spent last weekend visiting Mama FOB in the country and managed to pop into Millie Moon in Frome. Mother FOB came away with a Merchant & Mills patterns (which she has now added to my sew list for her) and … More No time to lose- True Bias Emerson Pants
Looky here, nothing for a year, then another post after only two weeks! I have just come back from an amazing trip to Finland…a huge thank you to Pete and Raisa who were kind enough to show us around, feed us and let us into their Finnish family for a few days. Going away always … More Unexpected winners- A Finnish submarine & Seamwork Loretta top
As promised in my last post, here’s one one of the projects I had been stashing away, as it was birthday gift. For a good few years, I have been making my friends hand embroidered Pyjama bottoms, as Christmas and birthday presents. Then I thought, “hey! I can rev this up a bit and MAKE … More Pyjama Party Presents- the Striped Swallow Coachella shorts.