Hi All! As you can probably tell, I'm off with the kids for Easter holidays so i can finally play catch up with my blog! The lovely Muriel from Craftine asked if i would like to review one of her bi-monthly subscription boxes as they have recently started offering this beautiful boxes to the UK,… Continue reading Ma Craftine Box Review
Hello! Look what i managed to finally make this year.... a Christmas top! Like i said last year i hoped to make more Christmas related sewing! I raided my stash as i knew i had some Christmas Jersey left over from last year and thankfully i had a 1m of Reindeer jersey from Fabricstyles which i… Continue reading Oh Christmas Tee, Oh Christmas Tee!
Hello! Can you believe it's September already?!!Where has the Summer gone?! I've finally got round to writing up this Dress which was a freebie in Issue 9 of Sew Now Magazine Not sure if you've seen my recent post of the Kwiksew 3553 PJ's they were another freebie Pattern from Sew Now, I'm really liking… Continue reading Kwiksew 3489 Wrap Dress and a little Trick!
Morning All! When Jennifer put the call out for Testers for her new Cardi pattern, who wouldn't say no?! I've recently made the Bronte Top and it fit was really good and her instructions are pretty easy to follow so i thought i'd take myself out of my comfort zone and make my 1st ever… Continue reading Jennifer Lauren Handmade Juniper Cardigan
Hi All! Wow what a busy day of my 1st training today for my new job as an Activity Coordinator! Wow there is a lot which comes to Safeguarding! I've come away with a headache!! When Kimberley from Straight Stitch Designs was asking for Pattern Testers for her upcoming Bryant Dolman Top, I couldn't say… Continue reading Straight Stitch Designs – Bryant Dolman
I've seen Claire and Eleanor Post's about their Fabric Answers and I'd thought I'd join in a timely manner for a change.... better than my Seamstress Tag Post which was a little late only by 5 months....but hey who's counting?! This is a fab idea was started by Lisa Emerita and Renata of RunningNStyle. Thank you… Continue reading #FabricTag! 12 Questions for Fabric Addicts!
Hi All!! Hope you are well! It's super windy here in the UK! I had some left over Black and White Textured Rose Print Jersey which is still on sale over at Sew Crafty Shop at just £3.41 per Half metre and its 140cm Wide, Boom! I needed a nice Smart Top for an Job Interview and… Continue reading Jennifer Lauren Handmade Bronte Top
Hello Everyone! I'm back again with another Lingerie Sewing Tutorial for GirlCharlee but guess what... I've only used half a metre, yes half a metre of Jersey to sew myself both some beautiful Knickers and matching Bralet which is perfect for cute bedwear as i get too warm with PJ's lol! First up is the… Continue reading EvieLaLuve Esme Panties and George and Ginger Love Sick Bralet Tutorial
Wow January had came and gone already! But I have managed to get my January Sewing Plans done! Yes!! This is a fab way to keep you motivated on track with finishing Projects as i am a monkey for UFO's aka Un-Finished-Objects lol! In case you don't know what Sew the Year is about...... Sew… Continue reading Sew the Year February Plans
Hi All!! Hope your're all well!! It has come round to that time to show off your Sweaters for the January Project of #Sewmystyle! I've used version 2 which is available here to buy as a pdf as it felt much more my style rather than then cropped version of no.1. Love the Side splits!… Continue reading Sew House Seven Toaster Sweater Version 2