all my own work by ann

Sewing and textiles with Ann

Liz’s tunic

I did make the free Prima tunic pattern again – and have plans to make it again. This is Liz’s birthday present. She’s tried it on, so it doesn’t matter … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Is it a blouse or a jacket?

Time will tell whether I wear it as a blouse or a jacket. Maybe both. More fabric bought in Nepal, although I understand that it is Indian in origin. The … Continue reading

August 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Little top – Nepalese material

Who would have thought that such a simple little top could take the better part of 5 hours to make? Well, it helps if you don’t go ‘ off piste’, … Continue reading

June 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

White ‘gypsy’ blouse

All rather ’70s I thought, and perfect material for the design. You may have noticed that a lot of my clothes are coloured or patterned, so a pure white summer … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Simple top to match jacket

Made from lining material left over from making the butterfly jacket. Hence the small butterfly embellishment. The pattern said ‘very easy’. Two hours to make. It took me about twice … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Top and skirt

If only we had the weather to wear things like this. Two quite easy patterns because the material is what does the talking in this case, and separates are so … Continue reading

April 13, 2013 · Leave a comment