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! 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
Hello! February has been a bit hectic for me! Kids on half term and We've been planning our trip to Florida in May and everything is now finalised and paid for including the dollars so just need to sort our holiday clothes! February's Sew my Style was either the ever so gorgeous By Hand London… Continue reading February’s #sewmystyle – The Estelle Cardigan
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 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
Good Morning! Happy Bank Holiday to you all!! I've been wanting to make these PJ's since it was a freebie that landed on my doorstop with Issue 10 of Sew Now Magazine.... trouble was that I didn't have the perfect Fabric in my stash!! Now surely when making your own Pj's you want them to… Continue reading Kwiksew 3553 – Unicorn PJ’s!!!
Hello one and all! We are on the final countdown to Sew Up North!! Only 6 more Sleeps!!!! Arrgghhhh!!! Well Becca and I had a meet up today to finalise our plans for Saturday to make sure we have covered everything and of course filling the Goody Bags!!! Here is moi showcasing a small selection… Continue reading Sew Up North Sponser Update – Simplicity Newlook…. Oh Yes!!
Hi Everyone! The list just goes on with the number of lovely sponsors that we have for the Raffle! Well it's for a pretty damn good cause The Yorkshire Air Ambulance. They save lives across Yorkshire, one day it could be yours. They need to raise £12,000 per day to keep both of Yorkshire Air Ambulance's helicopters… Continue reading Sew Up North Update – Girl Charlee
Hi there! I've another quick update today on the remarkable generosity of another sponsor of Sew Up North. If by chance you've not yet heard all the details of the next Sew Up North, you can find out about it here, but one of the elements of the day will be a charity raffle in aid… Continue reading Sew Up North Update – Sew Over It
Time for another quick Sew Up North update! We've already shared with you the lovely Raffle Prize offered by Minerva Crafts and the discount offered to all Attendees by Sew Essential. However, there's lots more to come! Yay!! The next contribution we were offered for the Charity Raffle Prize Fund is one I will definitely be buying a… Continue reading Quick Update – Sew Up North – Tilly and The Buttons