HAPPY ME

Ever since I learned the basics of sewing, I wanted to know more and more about sewing, I wanted to learn new techniques, I wanted to learn how to give a clean finish on the inside and outside of the garment. So for this, I relied on the world-wide web and it didn’t disappoint me. I was amazed to discover a whole lot of sewing blogs, with loads n loads of tips n tutorials. It just changed my world. And it’s through such blogs that I came to know that something called dress patterns existed. That was completely new to me. In our place, we are taught to mark directly onto the fabric and cut. We just grab a dress that fits us, measure it, mark it onto the fabric and start cutting. The chances are high of a hit or a miss for beginners like me. A complete case of 50:50.
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A NEW START

Last year I had a baby girl, which is my third child, and the time just flew. My elder girl is in second standard and my boy will start school this year, hopefully…InShaAllah… Life becomes sooo busy with tiny tots around. I feel like yesterday that I’ve given birth to Hamna and tomorrow she’s turning 1. That’s just my thought. Officially she’ll turn 1 on Feb 3rd. Sewing is my hobby. So whenever i get a little time, I sit over to sew. Here’s a sneak peek of what I’ve sewn last year…

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This one is for my soon to be 8 years old daughter hana. She loves full length twirly dresses and I love to make dresses for her.

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I have done ruffles at the bottom and piping details all over the front opening and edges of the waist belt.

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This is a light weight chiffon fabric. She has worn black inner and leggings underneath.

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There are a few more dresses that I’ve sewn last year. I will be showcasing it in another post.