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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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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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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The Sewcialists are back!

Hi everyone!  Just a very quick post today to point you in the direction of The Sewcialists blog.  The blog’s been out of action for a while but it’s back now and running challenges again. The first challenge is next month and it’s Tribute month; make something inspired by another sewist online, be it a […]

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The Dressmaker’s Dress

Hi there! Sorry things have been quiet here for the last week, I was absolutely wiped out after last weekend’s Sew Up North.  I had the most amazing day, but found it utterly exhausting, both mentally and physically.  I’ve mentioned before how hard I find meeting people; I don’t think it’s that uncommon amongst sewists, […]

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