Sewing goals, the hard-work of a selfie, and the secret sewing army - a #MMMay18 round up!Read More
Say hello to my (current) favourite pattern – The Collins top by In The Folds!
Now I really must confess that I bought this pattern with my mother in law in mind, but seeing so many great interpretations on Instagram I decided to just make a quick muslin in my size to see what I thought….Read More
This bad boy is the Pan top from I Am patterns, a beginner level pattern from their I Am A Goddess range that was released a couple of years back. I must admit, my Greek mythology isn’t the hottest, and so I had to look up who Pan was. Turns out Pan is a half goat / half man incarnation, who is the God of pasture lands and nature, and apparently has a bit of a wild side (insert raised eyebrow / cheeky wink!)Read More
So far, this year I have had the birthdays of two great friends to plan for. I decided, partly to drive the improvement of my sewing skills and partly to give them a birthday present that they (hopefully) feel is a little bit special, to make them each a Sew Over It kimono jacket.Read More
As a sometimes sewist I have been trying my hand at bits and pieces for a few years now, the odd curtain or cushion cover; simple sewing patterns that don’t require a lot of skill, time or attention. But since this blog is dedicated to my sewing progress it would be unfair not to update you on my past dabbles – although it would definitely make my first blogged ‘me made’ more impressive if you all thought it was my first garment make ever!Read More