all my own work by ann

Sewing and textiles with Ann

‘Jacket’ blouse

I got this idea from someone who was on my trip to Gujarat last year. It was just a long sleeved cotton blouse with a bit of room for warm … Continue reading

April 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

New sleepwear

My sleepwear needs a bit of updating. I get attached to nightwear, and often wear it until it is well worn out, and even after I have, in theory, replaced … Continue reading

September 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

Shorts pyjamas in honour of my apiary!

The box is in place, the seeds have been planted, and now I have the pyjamas to match! Oh, how I looked forward to starting a blog post with those … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 · 1 Comment

Addicted! More bra sewing

I’ve made three now. This post is a review of where I’m at with regard to making bras. The first was Orange Lingerie’s Marlborough bra, made from scrap Broderie Anglais … Continue reading

February 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Kwik Sew bra

I was told that bra making is addictive….. I’m finding that its not because you need lots of bras, although I guess that one cannot have too many, but because … Continue reading

January 22, 2017 · Leave a comment