Simplicity 7030: Something for the Payer of Fabric Store Invoices

  The last few weeks were dominated by two men’s shirts creating a bottleneck in the sewing flow. The man of the house had been throwing sideways comments about “never getting anything”.  Not quite true, I made him a shirt already this year (two if you consider I made the same shirt twice because I … Continue reading Simplicity 7030: Something for the Payer of Fabric Store Invoices

Butterick 6325: Arty Crafty Spirit Animal Shirt

For the final version of my Multiple Personality Project (a.k.a. Pattern Review's One Pattern Many Looks Contest) I tried a colour-blocked shirt.  I am not a great fan of colour blocking, so I considered two not-too-contrasting colours. To add interest I wanted to applique a few flourishes on one of the front pieces.  Initially I … Continue reading Butterick 6325: Arty Crafty Spirit Animal Shirt