Kwiksew 3489 Wrap Dress and a little Trick!

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 their Patterns at the moment which is a rarity when it comes to other Magazines! Read more “Kwiksew 3489 Wrap Dress and a little Trick!”

Simple Sew The Skater Dress Tutorial


Wow, why I haven’t posted this Tutorial till now, I’m not sure why as this is one popular pattern and on my previous blog one of most popular tutorials!! Also my 1st ever Tutorial!! OMG!!

Today I’ll be showing you have to make The Skater Dress which was a freebie from Issue 8 of Love Sewing Magazine, but the pattern is now available by itself here in Paper format. Read more “Simple Sew The Skater Dress Tutorial”

Simple Sew Lizzie Dress Tutorial

Hello Guys!


Today I’m showing you guys how to make the Lizzie Dress from the New Contemporary Collection by Simple Sew Patterns which is available to buy here.

Our classic Lizzie Dress is a delight to sew with shapely princess seams on the Front Bodice and satisfying to stitch Box Pleats which look amazing on this garment. You certainly won’t tire of this flatteringly feminine summery dress. Read more “Simple Sew Lizzie Dress Tutorial”

Project #SewMyStyle 2017


So what is #SewMyStyle I hear you ask?

It’s all about raising awareness about the slow fashion movement and about encouraging young women to take up sewing. We want to show you that sewing your own wardrobe isn’t an unachievable dream.  So of course anyone can give it a go!

How Does it Work?

We’ll be sewing 12 garments in 12 months. We’ll post photos of our makes on Instagram on the last Sunday of every month. In the end, we’ll have a nice little capsule wardrobe of handmade clothes. Yay!! Read more “Project #SewMyStyle 2017”

One Snuggly Autumn/Winter Dress – DixieDIY Ballet Dress

Hello Peeps!

I’ve finally getting round to blog my creations, sometimes you just concentrate on the Sewing and then forget to add it onto the blog! Dur!

Now I made a pledge to myself to make a start on the Autumn/Winter wardrobe before it get too late, like i normally do in previous years of making stuff when the season is finally over but oh no not this year! Read more “One Snuggly Autumn/Winter Dress – DixieDIY Ballet Dress”

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