V1467 sewalong update 4 – Finished!

At last! My peacoat is finished! Actually it's been finished for a few weeks now but I've only been able to take pictures today! I'm really pleased with how this turned out - it's the most complicated sew I've done since graduation, and  I've learnt a lot about coat making, working with wool and using … Continue reading V1467 sewalong update 4 – Finished!

#bpsewvember Day 14 – Help

#bpsewvember Day 14 - Help. I currently need help holding my nerve while I sew this super slippery satin for my #v1467sewalong lining! Only broken one machine needle so far but a couple of snags. Good job it's on the inside!

A useful tip

All quiet on the western front I'm afraid chaps - I have been slowly but surely working on my muslin for the V1467 peacoat sewalong and hopefully I'll be ready to fit the first muslin on Sunday! In the meantime, I wanted to share a useful tip that I have been using for years, and … Continue reading A useful tip