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
Hello! It has dawned on me that it’s now a year since I started carving out my own little corner of the Blogosphere here at Red W Sews. I should really be writing a post about that, but it may have to wait for quieter times! For today, just in case anyone has missed it,… Continue reading Sew Up North!
Hello! Hope your week’s going well? This is another catch up post on my pre holiday sewing (I really did sew like a mad thing!) but it’s also about a couple of makes for my girls rather than for me. I don’t know whether you ever sew for young girls, but when you start looking… Continue reading The not-very-ruffled Ruffle Play Suit
Hello! I’ve another catch up post for you today, so I’m afraid if you follow me on Instagram you may already have seen some of these photos. Sorry not sorry, I love these makes! So a few weeks ago, my colleagues and I from Halifax trailed down to London for one of those lovely corporate… Continue reading Dotty about Datura!
Hello there! Just a very quick post today to say that, suffering from the post holiday blues, I have bitten the bullet and booked myself a place at Sew Brum! Last year’s event looked to be a really good day out so I’ve decided to be very brave and trundle off to Birmingham for the… Continue reading Sew Brum here I come!