Pattern Reviews

The Shift Dress by The Avid Seamstress.

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.

Pattern Reviews

McCalls M7313 Sewing Pattern Review

I am so happy to share with you my latest make, McCalls M7313, which is a great little skater dress for knit fabrics. Writing this blog has opened up some wonderful opportunities for me, and I am lucky enough to have been given this stunning fabric and sewing pattern by Lucy and the team at Sewessential.… Continue reading McCalls M7313 Sewing Pattern Review

Pattern Reviews

Simplicity 1108 Kimono Sewing Pattern Review.

Some lovely sunny weather here in the U.K lately has really put me in the mood for Summer. I feel that a kimono is a really useful part of my Summer wardrobe, I own several and have made a couple ( if you are interested to see my review of another Simplicity kimono please click here).… Continue reading Simplicity 1108 Kimono Sewing Pattern Review.

Pattern Reviews

My #sewtogetherforsummer #vintagepledge Shirtdress.

A couple of months ago there was a flurry of excitement as 3 beauties that I follow on Instagram announced that they were launching a Summer shirtdress sewing challenge. Sarah from @sewsarahsmith, Suzy from @sewing_in_spain and Monika from @rocco.sienna had decided to come together to share their love of shirtdresses and host a friendly challenge to sew a shirtdress in… Continue reading My #sewtogetherforsummer #vintagepledge Shirtdress.

Pattern Reviews

The Avid Seamstress Day Dress Sewing Pattern Review

I am so excited to share with you my first blog post as part of the Minerva Crafts Blogging Network. I have recently written a couple of guest blogs for Minerva, but this is my first blog post as part of their Blogging Network. If you would like to read the full review with more… Continue reading The Avid Seamstress Day Dress Sewing Pattern Review

Tutorials

Fabric Easter Bunny Bunting Garland Tutorial

Back in December I showed you how to make fabric Christmas tree bunting, and now that we are a week away from Easter I thought I would adapt this to make some cute Easter bunny bunting. If you would like to check out my previous post on how to make Christmas tree bunting you can… Continue reading Fabric Easter Bunny Bunting Garland Tutorial