Spoilt for choice…

only a couple of weeks ago I was telling you guys here and on fb that I wanted to fall in love with my sewing machine and start creating little summer dresses for ddalmost2..in other words I was ready for a new challenge…but there was a problem…I didn’t know where to start…

I googled and googled and then some more but no luck… everything was too hard or too expensive (didn’t want to pay for a pdf pattern)…then my friend on fb sent me a link for a pillow case dress…which I followed and that I can tell you now was the ‘turning point’ …that’s exactly when I knew I could do the whole sewing business….it was pretty challenging but what a feeling…

And then I was stuck….what to do next?!!…I couldn’t just keep still so I turned to patterns but soooo much choice out there…again I followed expert’s advice and went for Butterick …they are meant to be easier to follow…I ordered two different ones that are meant to be for beginners…

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but to be perfectly honest I’m pretty terrified just looking at the pattern…somehow I imagined them to be more straight forward…not this mess of lines…so many lines …just too confusing for me right now…I definately need something in betwee….too big a jump for me right now…

Just when I thought that I was condemned to a life of sewing only in straight lines I came across all this tutorials thanks to a sister’s recommendation to go and look in pinterest…..

I love them all and don’t know where to begin….this one looks pretty simple and not much of a pattern…I mean just draw over a t-shirt kind of project…And what about this little peasant dress? Anyone out there wanting to make pyjama bottoms?

 So much out there when you know where to look……

Salaams y hasta la vista,

Ines

 

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4 thoughts on “Spoilt for choice…”

    1. I’m sure once the excitement dies down and you are able to open the box you will make some cute pj’s insh’Allah…I want evidence 😉

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