Morning! Hope you’re enjoying this unseasonable warm weather; I’ve just got back from dragging myself and the girls to Junior Parkrun so am obviously tucking in to a cafe latte and a chocolate chip cookie bigger than my head….. Since finishing my coat, I’ve felt the need for a few quick and easy makes to […]Read More Success despite myself!
Hi there! My latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network post goes live today and, in a change from my usual selfish sewing, I decided to make something for my children this time around. Clearly that meant making two dresses, rather than selecting a favourite child! They’re both at an age where skirts need to twirl and […]Read More The girls with the twirly skirts
Hi there! So this is a slightly delayed summer makes blog post, but I was lucky enough to receive some viscose from Minerva Crafts to review and I’ve been waiting for them to publish so I could share my makes. The product review, which features three of the dresses I made, is here. So why […]Read More True Bias Southport(s)
Hi there! If you follow me on Instagram at all, you’ll know already what my latest make is as I’ve been way too excited about it to remove all sign from my account. Yep, I finally tackled the Closet Case Patterns Kelly anorak and I’m totally and utterly in love! This is far and away […]Read More The elephant proof coat!
Hi there! Firstly I’d like to say thank you to everyone who commented on my last post; I was rather overwhelmed by the response to be honest. So many thoughtful, lovely comments here, on Facebook and on Instagram; thank you all so very much. Today, normal service will be resumed with my latest post for […]Read More A seriously classy maxi
Hi everyone, A slightly different post from me this evening, although it’s on a topic I have touched on before. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I’m joining in (marginally intermittently) with this year’s #sewphotohop. This involves posting a photo each day to a predefined prompt theme, many days being sponsored by […]Read More #sewingkeepsmesane
OK folks, sorry about the slight blog lull there, we got back from holiday at 3am on Sunday morning, thus totally negating all relaxing vibes from the break and I’ve been functioning on auto pilot ever since! I’ve also been sewing like a mad thing, but on a project I can’t share with you just […]Read More The loudest cover up in the world!