Monday Makes

Monday Makes: A Summer Mess (part 2 of 2)

Let this two-part near-descent into sewing madness be a cautionary tale to you all. That is no typo in the title because, dear reader, despite starting all over again, taking careful measurements, leaving generous seam allowances and putting in about 9 hours of work, this mess could not be worn by any human being I… Continue reading Monday Makes: A Summer Mess (part 2 of 2)

Monday Makes

Monday Makes: A Summer Mess (part 2 of 2)

Let this two-part near-descent into sewing madness be a cautionary tale to you all. That is no typo in the title because, dear reader, despite starting all over again, taking careful measurements, leaving generous seam allowances and putting in about 9 hours of work, this mess could not be worn by any human being I have ever met.
 

Monday Makes

Monday Makes: A Summer Dress (part 1 of 2)

So this whole 'Monday' thing is becoming a bit of a running joke isn't it? I don't care, I'm stubborn and I'm sticking with it. At the time of writing this, it is still Monday, so it still counts... Having really enjoyed making and then wearing my own skirts, I decided I would move on… Continue reading Monday Makes: A Summer Dress (part 1 of 2)

Monday Makes

Monday Makes: A Summer Dress (part 1 of 2)

Having really enjoyed making my own skirt, I decided I would move on to making a dress. Without any tuition. Or a pattern. Or the tiniest clue what I was doing.