McCalls 7601

McCalls 7601

It has been quite some time since I did an actual blog post, and it feels like so much has happened since my last one! Life gets in the way.. But in amongst all the mayhem, I have, of course, still been getting my sewing fix here and there.

One recent make, which I was pleasantly surprised by, is McCalls 7601.

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This is a versatile pattern playing up to the cold-shoulder trend, with various combinations of ruffles, sashes and peplums.

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The Handmade Fair

The Handmade Fair

Last month, I had the pleasure of attending the Handmade Fair for the first time, having (unbelievably!) won a pair of complimentary tickets from Sew Over It on Instagram.

I had arranged to go with a sewing friend of mine, but when the day arrived, she unfortunately wasn’t feeling well enough to attend. Undeterred, I went by myself – and loved it.

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