Pattern Reviews

McCalls M7561 stripe knit dress pattern review

  It’s the beginning of the month again which means that it’s time to share with you my latest make for the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network and this month it’s this gorgeous knit dress – McCalls M7561. Do head on over to Minerva Crafts using the link above to see lots more pics and read all about… Continue reading McCalls M7561 stripe knit dress pattern review

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My entry into #therefashioners2017 #suitsyou challenge – New Look 6509

Refashioning is something that I haven’t really given much thought to before, I’m slightly ashamed to admit. This Summer whilst attending The Sewing Weekender I was so chuffed to hear Portia Lawrie speaking. Firstly because she had just won The Dressmaker of the Year title with an incredible jacket made from old jeans and I… Continue reading My entry into #therefashioners2017 #suitsyou challenge – New Look 6509

Pattern Reviews

My latest Sewisfaction Blogger Team post – The Pattydoo Chloe Dress

Just a quick one today, as I thought you might like to see my latest make as part of the Sewisfaction Blogger Team. It’s the Chloe dress from German pattern designers Pattydoo, made in this adorable scuba fabric, and I am seriously in love with it! Do head on over to the Sewisfaction blog using the… Continue reading My latest Sewisfaction Blogger Team post – The Pattydoo Chloe Dress

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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.

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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