Classic Black Cigarette Pants

Can't find what you are looking for on the high street? Me neither, so in this post I discuss making myself a pair of classic black cigarette pants - in the exact style I like, that fit me the way I want them to. Firstly, I feel I should start off by saying Happy New … Continue reading Classic Black Cigarette Pants


Butterick 8188 – A Bed Jacket as Outerwear

Whilst some articles of clothing seem to have waned in popularity in recent years, this doesn't mean that the style of garment may never be worn again. In this post, I explore using a vintage bed jacket pattern from the late 1930s, to make an outerwear jacket that can withstand the recent dropping temperatures! Since … Continue reading Butterick 8188 – A Bed Jacket as Outerwear