Pattern Reviews

Simplicity 8342 Summer Sewing Challenge Entry.

I was really pleased when I heard that Simplicity New Look were holding another sewing challenge. To celebrate 90 years of creative sewing they launched a competition for all to create and share an item of clothing from a choice of 5 patterns. I  loved pattern 8383 the most, but as this pattern was for… Continue reading Simplicity 8342 Summer Sewing Challenge Entry.

Pattern Reviews

My Colette Patterns Sorbetto Top

After admiring this pattern for some time now, I finally made my first (and second)! Sorbetto. A few months ago, Colette Patterns released an updated Sorbetto pattern. I understand that the original Sorbetto launched in 2011, with the intention of being a basic top to introduce fundamental sewing skills to all. Although I didn’t make… Continue reading My Colette Patterns Sorbetto Top

Pattern Reviews

My Tilly and the Buttons Bettine Dress for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network #MCBN

Just a quick ‘heads up’ that my latest blog for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network is now up and features one of my favourite sewing patterns – the Tilly and the Buttons Bettine Dress. Do head on over to the Minerva Craft Blogger Network  where you can read my full review and check out my… Continue reading My Tilly and the Buttons Bettine Dress for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network #MCBN