2016 · Butterick · costume · Dresses · dressmaker · evening · film · formal · hat · Mum · museum · outerwear · pants · Red · Retro · spring · tailored · vintage

The Dressmaker Costume Exhibit

Ok so not a garment this time but something sewing related nonetheless… My lovely little sewing group always has a December Christmas outing, some years we go to high tea or to lunch. This year we decided to visit the amazing exhibit at Ayers House Museum of The Dressmaker costumes. Mum and I went to… Continue reading The Dressmaker Costume Exhibit

2015 · Business · Cake · Cherry · Custom · Follow · Gifts · Life · Mum · New Year · Red · separates · Skirts · StaceyMade Fashion · Thurlow · top · Tulle · Wardrobe Architect

Back to Blogging & 2015 Plans

Why hello there… Did you miss me? It turns out I had a somewhat unplanned but probably needed break from blogging over the Christmas and New Year period. A combination of returning illness, taking on a new (full time) job plus the general busy-ness of the Summer time all combined to knock me for 6… Continue reading Back to Blogging & 2015 Plans

Batwing · Burda · Cake · completed · Dance · Ferriers Fashion Fabrics · knit · Red · separates · sleeves · top · UFOs

New TNT – The Burda Bat Wing Top returns

In the spirit of my bright new organised sewing room I have resolved to start finishing off some of my half done projects or UFOs (Un-Finished Objects). ┬áThese two have been languishing half finished since July! It only took about 2 hours to finish them both off!! First on the list – something easy (we’ll… Continue reading New TNT – The Burda Bat Wing Top returns

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Cherry Bomb! A red hot Nettie Dress

Sewing for myself has been on the back burner for the past few weeks. With one thing and another I suddenly found myself with a pile of orders to fill for StaceyMade :-O which is no bad thing but did mean I wanted to knuckle down a bit and get stuck in. Fortunately one of… Continue reading Cherry Bomb! A red hot Nettie Dress