Tag Archives: Mathilde Blouse

Mathilde Blouse Giveaway No. Three Goes Live!

Look! Another gorgeous Mathilde blouse over at Frocksford. Isn’t it great? This means that the final giveaway in our Mathilde Giveaway Times Three is now live HERE. But hurry – there are only three days left to throw your name … Continue reading

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Mathilde Blouse: The Sleeveless Version

Is it possible to adapt the Mathilde blouse to a sleeveless tank top?¬†Answer? Yes! I spent this weekend doing just that. The key to adapting this blouse is to really pare things back. I left out the facings, ignored the … Continue reading

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Mathilde Blouse En Rouge

This is my second version of The Mathilde Blouse, made with a viscose from Stone Fabrics. I used a red cotton sateen for the cuffs and covered them with white lace I had in my stash. I also treated myself … Continue reading

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Mathilde Giveaway No. Two Goes Live!

Remember when I launched the Mathilde Giveaway Times Three? To celebrate my third blog birthday, Tilly and the Buttons and I came up with a giveaway that had a twist. Whoever won the Mathilde blouse pattern from me, would automatically … Continue reading

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Mathilde Winner!

The Winner! And the winner is … Made On The Couch, over in Perth, Australia! Congratulations – I’ll be in touch for a postal address and will let Tilly and the Buttons have your email address for delivery of the … Continue reading

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Pockets, Please!

Seriously. Is there anything in the whole world more delightful than turning three metres of fabric into cut out pattern pieces? Love, love, love. Yet one day into my latest Minoru sewing project, and I’m already asking for help! Here’s … Continue reading

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Mathilde Giveaway Times Three!

Today is the third anniversary of my blog and I’m here to offer a celebratory giveaway with a difference! You know that I’m a big fan of Tilly and the Button’s Mathilde blouse. And you appreciate that I like to … Continue reading

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The Mathilde Blouse – Perfection

This is the Mathilde Blouse, first commercial pattern released by Tilly and the Buttons. Let me repeat that – the first time she’s ever tried drafting a pattern for others to use. She’s never done this before. Get that? Now … Continue reading

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Tilly’s Tucks

I’m working on Tilly’s Mathilde blouse, adding the tucks. Well, I say I’m working – this is the first time in over a week that I’ve touched my sewing machine. How did that happen? With these tucks, don’t think you … Continue reading

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It’s All Go!

I am deeply flattered to be included in Stitch And Witter‘s series of interviews around Handmade Style. I’m firmly convinced I don’t have much sense of my own style, but you can read my answers here. Thanks so much, Joanne! … Continue reading

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