We’re baaaaaack! So, as we announced on Instagram a little while ago, Becca and I are all geared up for the next round of Sew Up North! We, and hopefully some of you, will be hitting the coffee (and cake) shops of Leeds, probably buying lots of fabric and charity raffling our hearts on September… Continue reading It’s been a while crocodile!!! Sew Up North 2018
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
Hi All! In Issue 40 of Simply Sewing Magazine there was a fantastic freebie pattern by Tilly and The Buttons - The Stella Hoodie!! It's also available from her new Book - Stretch! Make yourself Comfortable Sewing with Knit Fabrics. Truth be told, I've not had much look with Tilly's patterns in the past but… Continue reading Tilly and The Buttons Stella Hoody and a Thumbhole Hack
Hi All! I'm back for my 2nd year with The Sew Crafty Design Team and kicking off my 1st Project for 2018 showing you how to make your own Passport Cover! Honestly, It is really easy as i say it is! List of Supplies: Pattern Ruler Pins Medium weight fabric for the outer and the… Continue reading Sew Crafty Design Team Project #001 for 2018! Passport Holder Tutorial
Hi All! Sorry I've been missing in action... I've had the dreaded Cold/flu bug which knocked me for six and has taken me nearly a month to get over it!! So i am behind on my Blog and keeping you all updated on my Social Media but i am still here honest! So January's Make… Continue reading January’s #Sewmystyle Project and 1st of my #2018makenine complete!
Hi all! Thought I would join in this year to make 9 garments that i actually want to make and wear! Rather than just for a specific event, I'm wanting to make more everyday clothes! I'd rather have 'me made' clothes that are comfy and fit my quirky style of prints rather than boring plain… Continue reading My #2018MakeNine picks!
Hi All! I haven't posted a Tutorial for a while so i thought I'd share with you a nice looking Zip Bag which is quite roomy for a range of uses! But this is one is going to a Friend who needs a little bit of cheering up after a rough few weeks. I'm… Continue reading Pretty Zip Pouch Tutorial
Hi All! Yeah a little bit late of posting about my entry for the #littlereddressproject which is run by Reneta and Rosa and thought I'd get a Deer and Doe Belladone sewn up using this ever so gorgeous red polka dot cotton from Adam Ross Fabrics that had a fab sale for Black Friday where… Continue reading A Christmassy Deer and Doe Belladone – #Littlereddressproject
Hi All! Merry Christmas!! I hope Santa has brought you lots of nice goodies! My Product Review of Prym Espadrille DVD Kit is now live over on the Minerva Crafts Blog! Now I have never made my own shoes before, I didn’t even know where to start but with the help of this DVD this… Continue reading Minerva Crafts Product Review – Prym Espadrille DVD
Hi all I was lucky enough to be a pattern tester for this lovely easy to sew top! Now i am advocate for indie designers as a lot of hard work goes into making patterns and i must admit i strangely like piecing up all the papers when it comes to a pdf pattern too!… Continue reading Sinclair Patterns The Lilly Cami – A Tester Version