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The Named Clothing Yona Coat

I have really enjoyed listening to the “Love to Sew” Podcast. In a recent episode there was some discussion regarding “how do you know when you have progressed past being a beginner/intermediate sewer?” and "when are you ready for advanced?" Helen and Caroline gave the opinion that if you don’t give it a try you will never know. So, I finally silenced the little voice in my head that was telling me that I wasn’t experienced enough to make a coat, I must say that it’s the best thing that I ever did! (Thank you Helen and Caroline). I trawled the internet looking at coat patterns, I had a style in mind which was a coat with lapels and a collar,...

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The Wear Lemonade Simona Blouse

I’m really loving all things mustard this Autumn, so I just couldn’t resist when I spotted this lovely Liberty of London Tana Lawn at half price in my local Abakhan Fabrics store. It’s a bit different to my usual Liberty purchases as I’m normally floral all the way! But it’s amazing, I love how retro it is. My intention was to make a Tilly and the Buttons Megan dress, but then I checked the pattern library within my Wear Lemonade PDF membership, and the Simona Blouse immediately caught my eye, I also realised that I have far too many dresses and no where near enough tops, like seriously I’m still wearing vest tops in October. So that’s that, a new...

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How to Sew Bunting

I remember my first sewing project well, it was bunting! I made loads and loads of it until I had the confidence to sew straight seams and understand how to use my sewing machine. In this post I show you step by step how to sew bunting. You will have a house full of lovely decoration in no time. I have the tutorial available in 2 formats, you can watch it as a continuous class on my YouTube channel (be sure to subscribe to be kept up to date), or if you prefer to work from a learning platform with small individual lessons and you are a member of, or want to become a member of a learning platform, I...

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Ditsy Tulip Sewing Vlog - Episode 2

Hi I'm so pleased to be back with my weekly update of whats happening in my wonderful world of sewing. This week includes an update on my Wear Lemonade Frida dress that I have made from an Orla Kiely bed set, there are a few pictures below but be sure to check out the video to find out more. Thanks for stopping by.

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Handmade By Ditsy Tulip Vlog - Episode 1

You will be seeing lot's more video content from me as I've treated myself to a small range of video kit, yay to that! I will be sharing with you a weekly Vlog, just to keep you up to date with my weekly sewing plans. Welcome to my lovely world of sewing! I've talked about a couple of links in the Vlog, so here they are My Skillshare Hexi Quilt Lesson - Use this link to get free access to the lesson. Wear Lemonade PDF club - access the Wear Lemonade PDF club (remember its in French) Be sure to sign up to my newsletter to get my weekly Vlog delivered to your inbox.

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