As lockdown drags on here, so does my sewing.
I no longer have sufficient batting to start and finish a
So I have been working my way through my dress
making fabric stash!
Firstly a "Joan" woven top, by StyleArc, a freebie which
came with another pattern purchase in September.
This was made to a size 12, but as I suspected when I
started cutting, it would be a little big on me.
So thankfully my sister Helen liked it
and it suits her well!
Secondly, another Miss Foxy skirt, by 1 Puddlelane.
This is my fourth make from this pattern,
and it's always a winner!
With the inverted pleats, it can be adjusted easily to fit.
Finally I unearthed an oldie but a goodie
This Lisette pattern #2245 was popular all over the
internet some years back.
So much so that the pattern is considered a collectible!
It is for sale for nearly $100 on e-bay, if you're
I've ordered some green double gauze to make this
again, for Helen to match her Miss Foxy skirt.
And there is a Style Arc Emerson dress under the
sewing machine needle at the moment!
So expect another post featuring my garment makes