I brought some lovely seaside print fabric at our local market at the start of the summer and thought I’d better get sewing whilst the weather is in our favour!! I wanted to make a simple summer dress – no … Continue reading
After watching a few episodes of The Great British Sewing Bee I thought I’d try out a bit of up- cycling just to see if I could do it myself! Whilst I have altered clothes in the past I’ve not … Continue reading
Sleeping Beauty has mice to help make her dresses but in our house we have Elvis and Shikira!! Long gone are the days when I could just sit and sew… but I wouldn’t have it any other way!!!
During the last year I have been experimenting with making pinafore dresses for my daughter. I have tried different ways and used various patterns but this has been my favourite. Thought I’d make a record of how I did it … Continue reading
On a rainy day in March my sister and I ventured up to London to the Country Living Fair to lap up the gingham and beautiful crafty works of art. A perfect girls day out (minus the children!!) Typically we … Continue reading