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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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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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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Aloha Hawaii!

Hi there! Today sees the publication of my latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network post and I am unutterably thrilled with this one! I chose to get some of this incredible Art Gallery Fabrics rayon; it was the print that sold me (shocking, right?) but when it arrived, oh, the feel of that fabric!!! Picture me […]

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Secret pyjamas again!

Hi there! So this is an unusually speedy blog post for me, but given the interest online about the subject matter, I thought I’d get myself organised for once! Today’s post is about my second project from Tilly’s new book. My first, a wearable toile of the Frankie top, wasn’t perfect (repeat after me, do […]

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Kalle calling

Hi there! Today is reveal day for this month’s Sew My Style challenge and I’m pretty excited about this one.  Not only have I completed my third project for this challenge in three months, but it also ticks the boxes for Make Nine 2018 AND Make your stash, so I’m feeling pretty smug. The pattern […]

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