What do you think? Fit for an audience with a king? Or, more accurately, fit to be in the audience watching the machinations of not one but two kings? Making this frock was part of some pre-play prep. There was homework of both a practical and a theoretical nature to be done. Want a new… Continue reading Fit for a king?
Not just pattern repeats but fabric repeats too. This Burda top in the fabric that I had leftover from Vogue 7799. Love the fabric, love the gathered raglan sleeves. Cannot get a neat neckline finish. And Vogue 7799 in fabric I had leftover from one of my firsts attempts at jammies and vest. A pink, elongated… Continue reading Nothing in the autumn schedule but repeats
The youngest member of our family is away. Even the cats appear to miss her. Prior to her departure the short-haired cat slept on her pile of half-packed things, giving every impression of knowing that the suitcase symbolised imminent separation. Pack me too. Last night, youngest’s first night away, the long-haired cat was unsettled and… Continue reading Separation, displacement and a sheep called Sheila