With the Festive season just around the corner, I am getting in the spirit of things by entering a fun competition that has been arranged by Tilly and the Buttons. The ‘Sew A Xmas Sweater’ challenge is to sew up and decorate any Tilly and the Buttons sewing pattern to wear during the holiday season. If you… Continue reading A Festive Tilly and the Buttons Frankie Baseball T-Shirt
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
Forget Christmas jumpers, I’m a dress girl through and through. I have had this Simplicity New Look pattern since July, and just haven’t got around to using it. It came free with the July issue of Sew Style and Home and the style is right up my street. As usual there are a few variations… Continue reading Simplicity New Look 6262 Pattern Review – My Christmas Dress.
Don’t panic, it’s nearly Christmas and you’re looking for a quick last minute gift idea – I’ve got your back. This is such a pretty and thoughtful way to gift a bottle of wine, it takes very little time to whip up and you may well have enough fabric in your left over stash pile… Continue reading Fabric Wine Bottle Bag Tutorial
December is here, which means it is time to think about putting the Christmas tree up and decorating the house. Several years ago I wanted to make some bunting to decorate our staircase, but didn’t want regular triangular bunting so I made some in the shape of Christmas trees. Each year they come out and… Continue reading Christmas Tree Bunting Garland Tutorial