adult's clothing · sewing

Vogue 9275 tunic and Style Arc April pants

Those of you who follow me on Instagram know that I recently had a weekend away at Sewjourn.  I had a satisfyingly productive yet unrushed visit, very much sewing at my own pace.  There’s been a lot of talk around the socials lately about slow sewing, in contrast to fast sewing/fashion, which makes sense but… Continue reading Vogue 9275 tunic and Style Arc April pants

adult's clothing · sewing

Style Arc Blakley stretch jeans

I’ve mentioned before that I had a minor epiphany when I realised that I was never going to get traditional button-fly jeans that would fit me well, but would generally succeed with pull-on elastic-waisted jeans.  The Style Arc Blakley stretch jeans are another case in point. It’s hard to accurately photograph jeans sewn in dark… Continue reading Style Arc Blakley stretch jeans

adult's clothing · sewing

Style Arc Teddy designer top

This is one of those patterns that I bought almost immediately upon release, and sewed up almost as quickly. Unfortunately the photos are a little fuzzy, but I have to work with what I’ve got! The pattern is Style Arc’s Teddy Designer top.  From their website:  This uniquely crafted design comes in two lengths – top… Continue reading Style Arc Teddy designer top