Tag Archives: Pyjama Party

Pyjama Party Goes Live!

I love my new pyjamas. They’re so sweet. They fit really well. I spent a large part of yesterday wearing them! Thank you all so much for supporting the Pyjama Party. It’s been more than I ever hoped it could … Continue reading

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Pyjama Party – Hemming Your PJs

It’s the final countdown! Woohoo! If you’ve stuck with me this far, you’re a friend for ever. Today we are going to hem our pyjamas. The final push across the finish line to be hugged by our family and friends. … Continue reading

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Pyjama Party – Making The Elasticated Waistband

Hello, friends. Today we are going to make our elasticated waistbands. Before we start perhaps I should run through the items you’ll need: 1/2 inch elastic A safety pin Um, that’s it! Yeah, these pyjamas really aren’t too taxing. First … Continue reading

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Pyjama Party Giveaway

So, what do you reckon? For the approximately 160 people taking part in the Pyjama Party, a giveaway is in order, don’t you think? We can all do with a bit of motivation, now and then. Today’s post is also … Continue reading

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Hollywood Does PJs

You know, the more I think about it, the more I realise how pyjamas are just everywhere you look! Even in the films… A woman after my own heart. From childhood… Oh, how I ached to be a Vontrapp! To … Continue reading

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Pyjama Party – Sewing The Inside Leg Seam

Today, we’re going to do our first piece of sewing – the inside leg seam. This is sooooo hard. Not! Pin your inside seams together, right sides of fabric facing. Make sure to match up your notches. The photo above … Continue reading

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Pyjama Pattern Piece & Cutting Out

I’m so pleased to see how many people have signed up to join the Pyjama Party. There are well over 100 of us taking part! That’s gonna be one big bed we’ll be sharing. Does anyone have a spare lilo? … Continue reading

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Suitable Fabrics For The Pyjama Party

Woo-hoo! Sounds like you’re well up for a pyjama party. You bring the marshmallows, I’ll make the hot chocolate. I am very excited – can you tell? I thought I’d run through some of the suitable fabric options for making … Continue reading

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Pyjama Party Sewalong

Homage to Tilly Hey, guys! I thought it was about time to host my first ever sewalong – the Pyjama Party. This was inspired by two events: My favourite pair of pyjama bottoms finally disintegrating. A conversation with Marie of … Continue reading

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