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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Petal sleeves for the Moneta dress

Hi everyone, Hope everyone is doing great, and looking forward to Spring! I really am… more sunlight hours please… I love doing different hacks on patterns, as this is a great way of personalising your clothes even more, and show off! I have done petal sleeves on one of my moneta dresses, and I thought […]

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Gathering the Moneta skirt with clear elastic

Hey everyone,  Today I will be going through how to sew the elastic waist band for the Colette Monetary dress. This technique is often seen as difficult or frustrating, but I personally think that when you get the hang of it you will find it really satisfying, and dare I say it, fun.  I am […]

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(Last minute) Me Made Christmas

Hi everyone, I hope everyone enjoyed the lead up to Christmas and the day itself! I was so unorganised this year, and Christmas really snuck up on me… I normally organise gifts in November to reduce stress levels. However this year it got to the 18th and I realised I still had 90% of people to buy for! […]

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