Just lately I have been taking extra time to try to make my sewing projects as pretty on the inside as they are on the outside. In order to enjoy the whole sewing process more I have decided to slow down a little, pop on a sewing podcast whilst I sew (which has significantly… Continue reading Pretty woven clothing labels from Dutch Label Shops.
Hi everyone and Happy New Year to you all! I just wanted to let you know that my latest post as part of the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network is now up on their website. It’s the Burda 7148 sweatshirt dress and is perfect for this cold start to 2018. I used a gorgeous loop-back sweatshirt… Continue reading My latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make – a cosy Burda 7148 sweatshirt dress.
My entry into #thelittlereddressproject was not a difficult decision. I didn’t enter last year but really loved seeing all the little red dresses popping up on Instagram, so I was determined not to miss out this year. To give you a brief summary, this is a fun Instagram challenge hosted by Renata from runningnstyle and Rosa from rosabella.angelica.… Continue reading My #thelittlereddressproject entry – another Pattydoo Chloe dress
Hi everyone! Just a quick one today to mention that my latest make as part of the Sewisfaction blogger team is now up on the Sewisfaction website. Do head on over and take a peek for all the details and lots more pics. If you want a dress that looks a little special, but feels like you… Continue reading My latest Sewisfaction Blogger Team post – The Jade Dress from Simply Sewing magazine
A few weeks ago the lovely Sheona from Sewisfaction announced that she would be running the ‘one week, one pattern’ challenge. Affectionately shortened to the #OWOP17 hashtag, it is a challenge to wear a different item of clothing each day for a week, made from using just one sewing pattern. Lots of lovely prizes were on… Continue reading The #OWOP17 challenge using The Grainline Studios Scout Tee.
Happy December everyone! The start of a new month means that it’s time for my monthly post on the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network. With the party season in mind, I have gone all fancy and used this stunning bottle green brocade to make this wonderful Elisalex Dress from By Hand London. Not only is it fancy on the… Continue reading My By Hand London Elisalex Dress
I am so happy to share with you today something that I have been working on for quite some time now. Ta dah! Introducing my first three cross stitch quote PDF patterns which are available now over on my Etsy shop. They are short simple quotes styled using a pretty brush stroke font. Two out of… Continue reading My first Cross Stitch PDF patterns