rachagainstthesewingmachine

a blog about my adventures in dressmaking, crochet, knitting and anything else i try to make.

Tag selfless sewing

negroni shirt for james

hey everyone! i’ve finally finished james’s shirt! i’ve wanted to make him this shirt for ages (it may or may not be because i wanted to know why everyone was raving about the sleeve plackets…) but i couldn’t find a fabric that i thought james would like.  a couple of weeks ago i popped into guthrie and ghani for the pattern on my way home from a course i had

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sewing for my mother

hi everyone! today i’ve got my first post about selfless-sewing for you to read. it was my birthday in august so i took a week off work. i didn’t want to waste my days off and i fancied a day trip somewhere. i roped my term-time-working mom into going to chester with me so we could mooch around the city and visit abakhan fabrics! we set off early-ish and as

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