Invisible zip challenge

I have recently made myself a skirt. It was using a cotton stretch jersey and a pattern from burda style magazine. The vivid colours and pattern on the fabric just fascinates me. I just can’t wait to turn into something I can wear. I didn’t run into issues of cutting out the pattern and sewing…

My quick to sew project

This is my quick to sew sewing project which I did in the late summer – a loose summer blouse. It’s very easy to make as there no zips, pockets, fitting to mess around. It took about altogether 2-3 hours to sew this blouse from scratch. The joys of having a sewing machine and overlocker….

Mono print on fabric

I wrote awhile back about how I have recently started to do some mono print on fabric using a screen printing techniques. I have found out that in printing big quantities of fabric is rather challenging. It’s my first attempt printing on fabric and such a scale. I could implement a few things to make…

Make your own Matthew Williamson kaftan (from a free pattern)

It is not always one stumble upon a free pattern on the web. I found one and it is to make a Matthew Williamson (he is a British fashion designer) kaftan. I found it on here Make your own kaftan It’s a newspaper article online not another one of those sign your life (email address)…

How I ended up dressmaking

You will now be surprise that in an address of cityediblegarden.com and now you got a a dressmaking blog?! I am still new to blogging I am into nearly a month of blogging. How time flies!! I am still navigating on wordpress.com to design my blog into a style I like. Stuff like have your…