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The Wearable Studio – The Franki Top

Hi All! I was lucky enough to be selected by Melyssa for her 1st ever PDF Pattern to test! The Wearable Studio are a new Indie Pattern Company based in Australia and their patterns are designed to embody beauty, femininity, comfort and elegance.  When i received the lucky email from her, i knew i had the right… Continue reading The Wearable Studio – The Franki Top

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Sinclair Patterns The Lilly Cami – A Tester Version

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

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Pattern Tester for The Kemptown Biker Jacket

Hello Everyone! At last this beauty of a Biker Jacket is released today!!! It's been hard not to show you the final piece but I have been naughty and gave you sneaky peaks on my insta..... #sorrynotsorry When the lovely Karen put the call out for her 1st ever PDF Pattern to be tested, I… Continue reading Pattern Tester for The Kemptown Biker Jacket

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Jennifer Lauren Handmade Juniper Cardigan

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

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Straight Stitch Designs – Bryant Dolman

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

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2016 in Review!

  Well this blog has only been live for a couple of months, but there has been a lot going on!! These are just my popular posts!! November 2016: Sew Up North 2016 - Myself and Becca's 1st Sewing Get Together - we were that we organised!! Giveaway celebration My 1st Tutorial for Simplicity as… Continue reading 2016 in Review!

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Simple Sew Raglan Dress Tutorial

Happy Boxing Day! Hope Santa brought you all some sewing goodies! Now this is one of my earlier Tutorials from my previous blog, so I apologise now for the lack of proper lighting shots! Welcome to my Tutorial for Simple Sew’s Raglan Dress, which of course is a part of the Capsule Wardrobe Collection ? I’m… Continue reading Simple Sew Raglan Dress Tutorial

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The Lightspeed Leggings/Shorts for Men!

Hey All! When Melissa from Fehrtrade was requesting Pattern Testers for some new Men's Active Wear last month, how could i so no and signed myself up quite promptly! As you will probably know my hubby is quite a keen cyclist and has recently taking up running to keep up his cardio fitness in check… Continue reading The Lightspeed Leggings/Shorts for Men!

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Simple Sew’s The Skater Dress Tutorial

Hi All Thanks for popping along to read my 1st ever tutorial for Simple Sew Patterns. Today I'll be showing you have to make The Skater Dress which was a freebie from Issue 8 of Love Sewing Magazine, so if you don't have chance to buy the mag you can buy the pattern here for £4.99… Continue reading Simple Sew’s The Skater Dress Tutorial

Eliza M Vintage Patterns, Love Sewing Magazine, Pattern Tester, Simple Sew Patterns

Good news!!!!

Woo hoo!  I am so happy! I'm an official Pattern Tester for Simple Sew and Eliza M Vintage Patterns! As you well know Simple Sew Patterns and Eliza M Vintage Patterns have been included in Love Sewing Magazine as the Cover patterns on nearly all of their issues! I do love the magazine as it's… Continue reading Good news!!!!