Sew… the destash is over and I saved the best bit until last, the fabric! I didn’t think that I had much fabric in my stash but I really do. I hadn’t realised how much it had spread from the box under the bed into the empty chest of drawers, whoops! Not really knowing where… Continue reading Destash Part Three: fabric
Sew… July just flew and I think the same is going to happen in August. Even though I’ve been quiet on the blog I have been sewing and destashing so hopefully there will lots of blog posts coming up! First I’m going to carry on with my destashing. I separated this into three sections; patterns… Continue reading Destash Part Two: haberdashery
I’ve made shoes, well the uppers! Head over to Minerva Crafts blogger page and see how I turned these Prym espadrille soles … … into these avocado patched denim effect shoes. Amazing avocado patches from the super love Jo at Hello Sunshine. Have you ever made shoes? If not I would definitely recommend these for… Continue reading Edible shoes
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