A Liberty Honeycomb! Yum!

Hey everyone, Hope you are all enjoying some valuable sewing time. This time I am coming to you with the CocoWawa Crafts honeycomb shirt. You may have seen that I have already sewn one of these in collaboration with Minerva.com as part of their blogger team. For that one I used a viscose challis which […]

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Curtain to Coat!!

Hey everyone, If you follow me on Instagram you will have seen on stories that I was planning on making a coat from some unused curtains that have just been cluttering up the house. They were in my daughter’s room, but she only sleeps in the darkest room ever, and these curtains just did not […]

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The start of something special…

Hey everyone, This weekend I have sewn the speediest project ever! From the post arriving to the garment being made was less than 18 hours (with a 7 hour sleep in between too). So I’ve seen over the years that everyone has raved about the True Bias Ogden Cami, but I’d never got on the […]

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SOI Ultimate trousers win!

Hi everyone, I have been eying up the Sew Over It Ulitmate Trousers for a while now, especially after the lovely Rebecca of RedWSews made some gorgeous floral ones! But I always thought this style trouser wouldn’t suit me, and that I would have loads of fitting issues.  But I decided that instead of just […]

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Painting the town red – 2017 Cocktail Hour

Hi everyone,  I was so lucky this year to be involved in McCall Pattern’s cocktail hour in association with The Eve Appeal. If you don’t know about the appeal already, it is all in aid of women’s cancers. This is a subject incredible close to my heart with a number of women around me affected by […]

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Flattering Flint Shorts

Hey everyone, Hope everyone is enjoying the summery days! To celebrate the warm weather, I decided to branch out and make something that my wardrobe was in major need of… shorts!! So I have opted for the Megan Nielsen Flint shorts. I have seen a few popping up on Instagram and thought they were nice, […]

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Culottes, not shallots!

Hi everyone, The weather has been super nice recently in the UK, to the point that I actually got quite burnt over the bank holiday weekend at the end of May. The hot weather has meant I have evaluated what was in my wardrobe, and was surprised to see that there wasn’t many casual looks […]

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