How to Sew On a Button

Using the Tartan Plaid Cape as an example, let me show you how to sew on a button! It’s the ‘joke’ task, when people talk about not knowing how to sew, they say they can’t even sew on a button. It’s amazing that people will throw out perfectly good suits, coats, and trousers, all because […]

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A Cape Update: Padstitching

Hope you all had a lovely weekend! How about a change of scenery after all the school updates and Pendrell blouse posts? Here’s an update on the vintage tartan cape I started! We’ve matched the plaids, we’ve pressed the darts, and pretty soon the cape will be finished! This is a very simple piece to […]

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More Pendrell Blouses by You, Round 4

Wow! What an enthusiastic response to the Pendrell Kit Giveaway! Nothing like the chance to win free fabric and patterns to get the comments rolling in! And a big hello to all the new readers that arrived to enter the giveaway, and stayed for the sewing! My favourite part of hosting this giveaway is reading […]

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