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Welcome to my sewing blog! It’s a space for all my sewing makes and all things sewing. I’m Emily and I love to sew. My love of sewing started with a sewing machine I purchased for my daughter. Now I’m happily stuck with the sewing machine and this wonderful hobby!

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Hana Dress in Ankara Fabric

Last year, I had been keenly following Ankara Appreciation Week on Instagram which was hosted by Lena King @thatlenaking and Juliet Uzor @julietuzor_  so, when it came around again I was keen to sew something in this beautiful fabric. Briefly, Ankara Fabric is a wax print cotton fabric which is deeply cultural to Africa. It isContinue reading “Hana Dress in Ankara Fabric”

Frankie Tankie Dress Hack

It’s winter in Perth but I just couldn’t wait to sew up the Frankie Tankie which is a pattern by Vanessa Hansen Studio. Vanessa worked for many years in the London fashion industry and she has posted some of the designs she has been involved in on her Instagram Page. She is extremely talented andContinue reading “Frankie Tankie Dress Hack”

Wooster Jacket

The Wooster Jacket is a timeless addition to any wardrobe. I was lucky enough to be gifted this beautifully designed piece by Sewing and the City. The description of the pattern is, “The Wooster is a loose-fitting unlined jacket with yoke detail, front slit pockets, bracelet length sleeves and a wide neck band.” This isContinue reading “Wooster Jacket”