Hi there! How’s your December going? Are you feeling festive, brimming with mulled wine and mince pies? Or do you, perchance, have primary school age children and are therefore drowning under the requirement to send party food, nativity costumes, cards, gifts, christmas jumpers and god only knows what else for each child on different days? […]Read More Golden Givre
Disclaimer; no roasting or fires are actually involved in this blog post: I’m just feeling festive after putting the tree up yesterday! There are, however, chestnuts. Two of them, to be precise. I was contacted a while ago by the lovely Ana of Cocowawa Crafts to see whether I’d be interested in pattern testing her […]Read More Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…..
Hi there! I thought I’d sneak in another little TNT post for the Sewcialists TNT month. I’ve been doing a lot of sewing of late but, because I’m very short on time at the moment but still want new winter things, it’s all been about the tried and tested patterns, which is less exciting to […]Read More #TNT Jumpers for the win!
Hello there! I’ve something slightly different for you today. I was lucky enough to get to review some mermaid sequin fabric by Minerva Crafts. You might not know what it’s called, but I’m confident you’ve seen it around: it’s made of sequins which are a different colour on each side. These are then attached to […]Read More Mermaid cushions
Hi there! So, like I said, I have actually been sewing lots, it’s simply been a case of not having time to blog. I’m forcing myself to stop for a night or two and write some posts to show some of the things I’ve been doing, and this is one that has been on the […]Read More A Speckled Melilot
Hi there! So yes, I am having a little bit of a blog post catch up session; I’ve not blogged for weeks but that is partly because a lot of what I’ve been making has been repeats to fill out my autumn wardrobe a little. However, this month on the Sewcialists website is all about […]Read More #TNT: The Agnes top
Hi there! Another blog post after much radio silence? That is indeed the case. What’s more, it’s another jumpsuit (who am I these days, anyway?!) Today sees the publication of my latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make. And I chose to do my fourth version of the Closet Case Files “Sallie” jumpsuit. I know, same […]Read More Fourth time’s a charm?