Have not posted for such a long time! I have been sewing every day and little time to do much else. Avery loves to wear dresses so this is a recently completed one. Hopefully this will fit well and I can make her several more and vary the pattern.
Made from Swiss Nelona and French Val laces. Started in 1999 , packed away unfinished ! Completed July 2011. Thankfully I stored all pieces...
The Old Fashioned Baby Sewing Room: Pink Hemstitch Baby Gown - Class Opening
My grandaughter loves pink ! The baby's bonnet not very practical for the child of today. A project I completed in a class held at The...
For a short time I was interested in making porcelain dolls. Harry is my first.....and last. He is wearing a gown of ivory winter twill wit...
The embroidery on the hem...satin stitch petals, stem stitch trailing and tiny knots worked in hand dyed floss. Back view has a simple s...
Thursday, 15 September 2011
Saturday, 10 September 2011
Tuesday, 2 August 2011
Tuesday, 26 July 2011
The baby's bonnet not very practical for the child of today. A project I completed in a class held at The Cumberland as part of "Stitching in the Snow". Sadly, Marysville was devastated in the 2008 bushfires. Slowly the town is being restored but The Cumberland is now a stretch of grassland.
Sunday, 24 July 2011
Friday, 22 July 2011
Thursday, 21 July 2011
For a short time I was interested in making porcelain dolls. Harry is my first.....and last. He is wearing a gown of ivory winter twill with tucks and embroidery. The second pic shows his baby "gumnut" cap. I knit these in the car while travelling to see our interstate families.