So guys, the past couple of months has involved a lot of big life events for me; finishing university, moving back home, turning 21 and finally, graduating! In order to mark the last of these events (graduation) I decided that I would make myself a handmade dress for the occasion, and I decided to make… Continue reading My graduation dress.
So, if you're a living breathing human you would have realised by now that this summer is ALL about gingham. Seriously. Try walking down any high road and I bet you'll see at least three pieces of gingham clothing - either in shop windows or on the shoppers themselves. And, because it was inevitable that… Continue reading Gingham Flora dress
Hi guys! So this year was my first year partaking in me-made may. Me-made may is a challenge set up every year by the lovely Zoe of 'So, Zo... What do you know?', with the aim to make sewers aware what holes are in their wardrobe and to be really conscious about what clothes we… Continue reading Me-made May
Hi guys, Summer is almost here, and it feels SO GOOD. To celebrate the fact that England is finally enjoying some sun I thought I'd make a new dress to match the new weather. If you don't already know, I won all By Hand London dressmaking patterns so I thought the new weather was a perfect… Continue reading My first flora dress.
Hi guys! Full disclosure - this top was made a while ago, so this is a catch-up blog, so please don't be disappointed that you may have already seen this top scattered across my insta in pics like these. For those of you who know me, you'll know that I love stripes, and for those… Continue reading My first Tilly and the Buttons Coco top.
Hi guys, Minerva Crafts recently reached out to bloggers via Instagram in order it find people willing to product test their products for them. I was one of those lucky people accepted and thus got sent my first product to test; clover pom pom makers. They were super fun to use but I had a… Continue reading My first Minerva crafts product testing experience
So guys, I've been on a bit of a hiatus from the blogging world whilst I was finishing my degree, but now it's done, so I'm back! I'm going to be taking a little time to really enjoy some slow sewing as well as trying to find a job, but most importantly - going on… Continue reading I’m back!
Hi guys, sorry the posts have been somewhat sporadic in nature - the dissertation is getting the best of me. However, I have found time to do a little sewing, including making a little darling dress for me to feel rather fabulous in. The dress is (another, I know, I'm obsessed) Republique Du Chiffon Marthe… Continue reading Day trip out with my new dress (plus another human).
Hi there, So for this month's sewing challenge it was to make a pair of Megan Nielsen Virginia Leggings. As a person I don't wear leggings too much, but I do own a few pairs and I appreciate that on some days I need the comfort of them. So I thought that this pattern was… Continue reading The Third Sew My Style Challenge
Hello there, So the year is rapidly going by, or am I the only one feeling like this? And my sewing mojo is in full swing. I recently treated myself to buying some Rifle Paper Co. + Cotton and Steel fabric from The Crafty Mastermind. I had my eye on this fabric for a while,… Continue reading A Marthe Blouse.