Hi there! How’s your week going? Mine’s been a bit of a funny one; after almost 11 years within the same team, I’ve accepted a new role, so I’m kind of in that funny transition period. But it’s past time for a change: my only regret at this point is that it won’t get rid… Continue reading The Seamstress Tag
Hi there! Today’s blog post may be slightly light on sewing, but it’s very full of plans. Sally and I met up today to get some more detail into our plans for Sew Up North, 3 whole weeks away! And it’s all starting to look pretty good. We will start the day out with an… Continue reading Things are hotting up, Up North
Hi there! I thought it was about time I talked about a couple of my makes which I’m deeming to be failures, although for different reasons. So, what’s it mean to me for a make to be a failure? Basically, it means I haven’t worn it when I meant to. As I’m sure you’ve noticed… Continue reading Holiday failures!
Hi! Hope your week has been a good one? Mine’s been difficult for a number of reasons which I won’t bore you with, so thank goodness I’d had an amazing weekend last week! I got up obscenely early last Saturday to head off to Sew Brum. Which, as the name suggests, is in Birmingham which… Continue reading Sew Brum, so good!
Hi there! I’ve another summer dress post for you today: my excuse is that, despite today starting off gloomy and grey, I was practically melting by tea time, so it must still be summer! Let’s talk about By Hand London’s Kim dress. To start with: it’s totally outside my usual style but I love this… Continue reading Twin Kims
Hi there! Hope your week’s going well? So if it looks like I’m suddenly piling in with the blog posts, you’d be right; I’m trying to get the last of my summer makes on here before the snow reaches to nose height outside! You may find there is a little blogging flurry and then something… Continue reading Aurora (Seamwork, not Illinois)
Hello! How’s things? Work traumas this week have meant things have felt pretty down here; so what’s a girl to do? Abandon the logical, almost completed cataloguing and organising of the fabric stash and tackle a brand new pattern, of course! The pattern in question is the Hey June Biscayne blouse and here’s a little spoiler: I… Continue reading Taking custom made to a new level