Hello there! Right, so exciting news; the tickets for Sew Up North will be going live as this blog is published. As a reminder, Sew Up North is a sewing social event held in Leeds City Centre on September 29th. The details of our plan for the day can be found in this blog… Continue reading Sew Up North; tickets and the first round of sponsors!
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! 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
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!
Happy Friday Y'all!! How have you all been? If you didn't know..... I'm a Minerva Product Tester! When I received the email with the Products that was on offer for this round, I couldn't believe that there was Prada fabric!! So I jumped on the chance to give it a whirl as I haven't really… Continue reading Minerva Crafts Product Review Prada Self Lined Stretch Crepe Suiting Dress Fabric
Hi All! Sorry for the gap in Blog Posts! I've been busy making but not been writing them up! Lol! Now with the Weather turning....I'm drawing back to snuggly jerseys and making separates again! When I saw this Pattern on Instagram, i fell totally head over heels in love with it!! It works great for… Continue reading Cocowawacrafts Chestnut Top – A Pattern Review!
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