Today’s the day – it’s my first blog post as part of the Sewisfaction Blogger Team. For my first post I have chosen to make The Flatter Me Frock by Sew to Grow using this amazing butterfly rainforest cotton linen. My full review can be found here so do head on over to read all about it and… Continue reading Sewisfaction Blogger Team Post – The Flatter Me Frock by Sew To Grow.
During the month of July, the British Heart Foundation are running a fun challenge where you can pop over to your local BHF shop, purchase an item of clothing, therefore supporting their charity, and then have a bit of fun altering it and adding your own fashion flair to it! Off I went to my local BHF… Continue reading #TheBigStitch campaign.
I’m still pinching myself. A few months ago, I decided to enter The Dressmaker of the Year competition. Not because I thought I had any chance of coming anywhere, but because I noticed that if you entered you would receive a free sewing pattern. I wasn’t sure which garment to enter, but in the end… Continue reading Dressmaker of the Year – Winner for the ‘Ready to Wear’ Category.
It’s such a pleasure to share with you today The Shift Dress – the brand new pattern launch from The Avid Seamstress I was so excited when I found out that I had the opportunity to be involved in this dress launch, as I had recently made The Day Dress by The Avid Seamstress and absolutely loved everything about it,… Continue reading The Shift Dress by The Avid Seamstress.
I am having fun writing blog posts for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network, and this months make is a pretty Christine Haynes Emery dress made with a skirt alteration from gathers to pleats. I used a fabulous Seashore cotton poplin and if you would like to read the full review you can head on over… Continue reading Christine Haynes Emery Dress with Pleated Skirt Pattern Review