Thursday, 20 August 2020
We all need a special dress in our wardobe, something which makes us feel and look fabulous but which is easy to wear.
This stunning blue dress is perfect for parties and I can't wait to wear it.
The fabric and pattern are as follows....
But wait! I do want you to read the whole post so head on over to MinervaCrafts website and all will be revealed The Blue Dress
Not only will you find out what the fabric and patterns are you will learn about negative ease and lengthening a pattern and much more!
Thank you for reading this post, it is appreciated
Wednesday, 5 August 2020
Why go to the trouble of making a beautiful garment if it does not fit you perfectly?
I don't know about you but I read a lot of blogs and I see a lot of people showing themselves wearing lovely hand made clothes which quite frankly just do not fit.
What's the point? Why go to all that trouble and expense only to end up with a garment which is either too big, or worse far too small?
I bought some stretch denim Stretch Denim from MinervaCrafts as I wanted to make a skirt. Some stretch fabrics - as this one does, just stretch across the width, some stretch in all directions. You need to ensure that with a two way stretch fabric the stretch goes across the garment.