Aldaia for Minerva

Hi there! Slightly later than usual this month (due to my getting muddled!), my latest blog post for Minerva Crafts is now live. This month I was lucky enough to get some of this lovely, leaf print scuba to play with.  I combined it with the Pauline Alice Aldaia dress to make what feels like […]

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Me Made May 18: week 2

Hi there! So it seems we’re almost half way through May already and I have no idea where the time’s going! Life’s been incredibly busy both in and out of work, but I thought I’d try and do a quick catch up on my second week of Me Made May this year. What a difference […]

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Penny for a lawn party

Hi all! How’s your day going? I’ve just got back from an extremely civilised afternoon tea in York with a lovely bunch of sewists to celebrate A Little Lawn Party.  The journey home was somewhat eventful (thank you to the wonderfully clear signs at York train station that had two of us getting on a […]

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Winning at lounging!

Hi there! I’m very excited today to be joining the blogger book launch tour for Wendy Ward’s new book, A Beginner’s Guide to Sewing with Knitted Fabrics.  My review of the book is live on the Minerva Crafts blog now. Whilst I was provided with a copy of the book and a contribution towards the […]

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Me Made May 18: week 1

Hi there! So we are one week in to Me Made May 2018 and I thought I’d do a quick round up of my month so far. My pledge was to wear at least one item of Me Made clothing a day (not really a stretch any more) but to also wear a dress at […]

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Kylie product review

Hi there! Today I want to share a product review I did for Minerva Crafts. After my previous comments about Style Arc Patterns here and here, I was excited to get the chance to review a paper pattern instead of the PDF’s I’ve tried before. Minerva have started stocking a range of hard copy Style […]

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Me Made May sign up

May’s a bit of a funny month for me.  On a personal level, it’s tough; whilst it includes my birthday, it also includes the anniversary of the death of a family member which never seems to get any easier. However, on a sewing level, it’s all about Me Made May.  Which I love! If you […]

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