Sew Creative, Petersfield. I was very kindly asked by Jo and Stephen to join them in the official opening of their amazing shop - it's actually more like a boutique. - wall to wall jam packed with juicy fabrics and haberdashery!
Well, I've done it.....I've passed on my first sewing machine on to my daughter Lily. It's the basic Jenome 2200XT machine I took on holiday last year to practice the first made to measure challenge is now her's. It's a simple, light weight and perfect for her.
This is a really simple way to "upcycle" an man's shirt. If you choose one with epilets, the shoulders become a feature and it won't matter so much that the shoulder seam doesn't sit right on your shoulder.