Just lately I have been taking extra time to try to make my sewing projects as pretty on the inside as they are on the outside. In order to enjoy the whole sewing process more I have decided to slow down a little, pop on a sewing podcast whilst I sew (which has significantly… Continue reading Pretty woven clothing labels from Dutch Label Shops.
Hi everyone and Happy New Year to you all! I just wanted to let you know that my latest post as part of the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network is now up on their website. It’s the Burda 7148 sweatshirt dress and is perfect for this cold start to 2018. I used a gorgeous loop-back sweatshirt… Continue reading My latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make – a cosy Burda 7148 sweatshirt dress.
Hi everyone! Just a quick one today to mention that my latest make as part of the Sewisfaction blogger team is now up on the Sewisfaction website. Do head on over and take a peek for all the details and lots more pics. If you want a dress that looks a little special, but feels like you… Continue reading My latest Sewisfaction Blogger Team post – The Jade Dress from Simply Sewing magazine
A few weeks ago the lovely Sheona from Sewisfaction announced that she would be running the ‘one week, one pattern’ challenge. Affectionately shortened to the #OWOP17 hashtag, it is a challenge to wear a different item of clothing each day for a week, made from using just one sewing pattern. Lots of lovely prizes were on… Continue reading The #OWOP17 challenge using The Grainline Studios Scout Tee.
Happy December everyone! The start of a new month means that it’s time for my monthly post on the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network. With the party season in mind, I have gone all fancy and used this stunning bottle green brocade to make this wonderful Elisalex Dress from By Hand London. Not only is it fancy on the… Continue reading My By Hand London Elisalex Dress
When browsing back through the archives on my blog I realised that it has been a year since I last made a Coco dress . My final thoughts after my last Coco were that I would like to make it in a striped ponte fabric. Voila! I have had this navy and white striped ponte roma… Continue reading A Breton striped Tilly and The Buttons Coco dress.
A few weeks ago I noticed that Cocowawa Crafts had released a new sewing pattern. Several sewing bloggers that I love to follow on Instagram were sharing their pattern testing makes of this sweater and I knew that I really wanted one too! Now I am normally a dress kinda girl, but will admit to wearing… Continue reading The Chestnut Sweater by Cocowawa Crafts.