Yes well when you are a teenager you think you know EVERYTHING & that your parents know NOTHING!!! I was no exception and despite my mother's valiant attempts to get me to sew prior to sending me off to boarding school I KNEW MUCH BETTER!!!
I even managed to avoid dressmaking for 5 WHOLE YEARS AT AN ALL GIRLS SCHOOL - now that is some feat!!
However now I just kinda wish that maybe, just maybe, I had learnt some basics....but don't tell mum will you!! The reason why?, you may ask...well here it is:
I follow this blogsite for a lovely organic farmer in Victoria who happens to also be rather clever & creative. Check out what she did on the weekend: http://foxslane.blogspot.com/
Have a great day