Today im looking at a past make I did around this time last year. It was first and only coat I have made . . . so far. I had my eye on the fabric for ages and was desperate to make up something in it. I got it from work when I was working… Continue reading Past Makes – The Coat
What’s Happened To Christmas? In the words of my Festive Heroin, Cindy Lou Who; ‘’Where are you Christmas, why can’t I find you, why have you gone away?’’ Well I feel you Cindy and I’ll tell you where it’s gone, it’s been packed away back into the loft on boxing day, cos people are over… Continue reading Whats Happened to the 12 Days of Christmas?
As seen as it’s the spookiest time of year with Halloween upon us, I want to talk all things scary in sewing. Let’s be real it has its annoying frustrating and down right terrifying moments. We all start with the best of intentions with a project, we have brimming enthusiasm and naive confidence. We guestimate… Continue reading The Scary Side of Sewing
As I have probably mentioned before I am a huge pinafore fan. They come under the same 'Fave clothes' category as jumpsuits, playsuits, dungarees and shorts do for me. I just love them, I know they dip in and out of style but for me they are a firm fave always. I kind of like… Continue reading Current makes: Pinafores
I thought I would share my most recent home make. I stumbled upon this stunning hot air balloon fabric and it was love at first site. It was luckily in the sale too so that saved me a few quid, the gods must have been feeling generous. I always seem to pick the most expensive… Continue reading Hot Air Balloon Home
Last week I was tasked with the job of making a mini beast inspired costume for Theo my 2 year old nephew. He was going to his bff’s Disney themed birthday party and needed a Disney inspired costume. The birthday girl loves beauty and the beast and so Theo was to be dressed as… Continue reading Making a Mini Beast Costume
As summer is for sure pretty much over now, and colder autumnal days are approaching at a scarily fast pace, I’m now planning some autumn/ winter potential makes. Normally I would have made a few creations already but for one reason or another I have yet too. I thought I would share some of my… Continue reading Autumn / winter sewing plans