This wool is lovely merino wool purchased from Fabrications. It is really soft and has such a deep colour. The pattern is from an old knitting book I borrowed from my friend Jill. It is very straightforward and shows … Continue reading
I made this cushion from ties from a charity shop as a wedding present. The receivers love it and I have to say I do to! The fabrics are lovely soft silk but for the fraction of the shop bought … Continue reading
As soon as I got the No Pattern Needed book I was full of inspiration and wanted to make everything. Without the chance to go fabric shopping I needed to use something from my stash. This fabric was given to … Continue reading
I have just finished knitting this jumper for my mum and I’m very proud as this is the second jumper that I have completed and the first one that I actually like! I have always had knitting on the go … Continue reading
Earlier this month I went for a weekend away in Paris which of course was just an excuse to go fabric shopping! I didn’t have long but luckily I was staying near the fabric centre in Montmatre. There is a … Continue reading
I loved the coco so much I wanted to share the joy and make one for my mum for her birthday. The fabric is a jersey from Watney Road Market. I extended the length so that it would finish just … Continue reading
The aim of the book is to use basic shapes (rectangles, triangles and squares), your body measurements and a bit of maths to create garments. And as the title says no pattern is needed.
Rosie gave an interesting introduction to the process of publishing the book as well as a bit of an insight in to the Great British Sewing Bee world (she used to help create the patterns for the show). She brought along some toiles which are great inspiration for makes from the book.
I bought the book at Fabrications.
I have been keeping an eye on what Tilly is up to since her stint on Great British Sewing Bee and when Fabrications started selling the patterns I had a quick nosey. When Barley announced a how to sew with … Continue reading