When the New Craft House girls announced the theme for their annual summer party - Italian Riviera - I panicked. Not because I was worried I wouldn’t be able to make anything suitable, but because I already had THE PERFECT DRESS. A floor sweeping Flora dress with cute little extra off the shoulder ties made … Continue reading Elisalex Sews With Loseta Tile Print Fabric
Post by Zeena Shah The fabric: Parrot Paradise Viscose Lawn The pattern: Eloise from By Hand London Hello everyone, It’s Zeena Shah here from @heartzeena and I’m super excited to be sharing my latest make and first post as one of Fabric Godmothers fabric ambassadors with you. I am a London based Art Director/ Stylist/ … Continue reading Zeena Sews With Parrot Paradise
A post by: Sara The pattern: Solina from Breaking The Pattern by Named Patterns The fabric: Winter Rose Viscose Crepe Hello! My name is Sara and I’m the sewing blogger behind The Sara Project. I’m thrilled to be an ambassador for Fabric Godmother, and to be sharing my first post with you. If you haven’t already heard, … Continue reading Sara Sews With Winter Rose Crepe
A post by: Elisalex The pattern: Simplicity 6563 (Vintage) The fabric: Winter Rose Viscose Crepe Just when I thought I was ready to switch off my sewing machine for the last time this year, ready to let the crayhem of Christmas and last minute work/life admin take over, along comes a fabric that’s too good to wait. … Continue reading Elisalex Sews With Winter Rose Crepe
A post by Jo (The Unfinished Seamstress) The pattern: Marshmallow Dress by Cocowawa The fabric: Sorrento Viscose Crepe on Bottle Green What do I want in a holiday dress? I want soft, glamorous, luxurious fabric, I want special details, and I want lots of room for mince pies and vegan cheese. Tick, tick, tick. As soon as … Continue reading A Green Marshmallow
A post by Josie The pattern: Eloise Dress from By Hand London (available as a PDF only) The fabric: Monkey Business Viscose Satin (SOLD OUT) The Sewing Machine: Husqvarna EPIC 980Q When I got this fabric I knew I had to make something really dramatic with it. And even though I vowed that my next make would not … Continue reading A Monkey Eloise
A post by Elisalex The pattern: Eloise - By Hand London The fabric: Pegasus Glitter Net & Viscose Cupro Satin I am many things in this life, but a less-is-more kinda gal I am not. I also wouldn’t consider myself an overtly outrageous person either, but a happily generous dose of colour, texture, sparkle and beauty … Continue reading Pegasus
A post by Josie The pattern: Roscoe dress by True Bias The fabric: Crane Beauty Viscose Lawn I am a huge fan of a minimal effort, maximum effect dress and this definitely fits this category. You can just pull it on and that is your outfit sorted, no need to co-ordinate a top and bottom. Plus, … Continue reading Roscoe Dress -The most versatile dress I’ve ever made?
A post by Rosie The challenge: Myosotis Dress by Deer & Doe The fabric: Edinburgh Gingham Cotton & Linen Mix Rosie is one of the fab duo behind New Craft House London. This is an amazing space in Broadway Market, East London where they run all kinds of workshops. 8 month pregnant Rosie picked out our Cotton … Continue reading Myosotis Dress – For maternity and beyond..