Seamwork Catarina

This summer we have three weddings to attend, the first is coming up next week in Melbourne!  I can’t wait to catch up with family go fabric shopping, eat, drink and explore. Because I’m in town some of the Melbourne sewing ladies and I are getting together for dinner and drinks. I can’t wait to…

Helen’s Closet Winslow Culottes

I was excited about the release of Helen’s Closet first pattern, the Winslow Culottes. Personally,  I wasn’t sure if I could – do culottes! They would either be amazing or I would end up man-repelling.  For me, the great thing about sewing is that it’s a learning process. I don’t let myself get stressed about a…

Seamwork Adelaide Dress

My summer closet was seriously lacking in cute sleeveless dresses so I made this version of the Seamwork Adelaide as (hopefully!) wearable muslin. The fabric was a lovely cotton/ linen sourced from my stash. I had recently taken an amazing class at Made on Marion called “Mad Skills” which focused on finishing techniques. The class taught me…