How are we half way through the year already? At the beginning of the year I posted my #2017makenine and started off the year really enthusiastically and quickly made two more Cleo’s, loads of Coco’s, a Clemence skirt and started cutting out the Fancy Forest quilt. Things then seemed to slow down. Although I loved… Continue reading #2017makenine halfway point
Sew… With the bathroom 98% finished it means we can start on the spare room, yay! I’m hoping to create a bright room perfect for sewing. I’ve moved everything, apart from the bookcase out, and taken up the carpet. There’s plenty of room for all my sewing and craft supplies but I don’t want the… Continue reading Destash Part One: books, magazines and patterns.
Sew… Last week we went on a mini city break to the very pretty (but extremely busy) Barcelona. Before I went away I had all these plans and ideas about an amazing blog post showing you all the me made outfits I wore in Barcelona but after me made May I definitely noticed some summer… Continue reading Me Made in Barcelona
Sew… What a month! This is the first year I have participated in Me Made May and not only has it meant being able to take a peak at everyone’s amazing handmade wardrobes but it has also got me thinking about what I want to achieve with my sewing. Let’s start at the beginning of… Continue reading #mmmay17 roundup
Sew… I was very lucky to be picked as part of the Minerva Crafts review team. For my first review post I had some lovely embroidered cotton lawn. See how I transformed this fabric… … using this… See the results over at https://www.minervacrafts.com/blog/guest-posts/sunflower-summer-dress-by-georgina Let me know what you think.
Sew… May has gone in a flash. This has been another week with more work days that rest days but I’ve stuck to my pledge. Here’s my week 4 roundup: Monday to Friday were late shifts. I stay in my pyjamas until I have to put on my uniform so no me made here. But,… Continue reading The last full week of #mmmay17
My mum and both my nans have always been very creative so I definitely have the crafting gene from them. I have been sewing and making for as long as I can remember. I loved customising my clothing as a teenager and textiles at school was my favourite subject, I was gutted when they didn’t… Continue reading Finishing Touches