Due to the bathroom renovations which have now spread to the spare bedroom being decorated, why just do the bathroom when you can do two rooms and have complete chaos?, I have been unable to do any sewing this week. I decided to use this as a good opportunity to clean my sewing machine. … Continue reading A Clean Machine.
This week I have definitely fallen in love with the Coco. I made my first Coco back in October and it was the most amazingly comfortable dress I have made. It’s the type of dress you can wear everyday with sparkly pumps or dress up for a meal out. This week I went… Continue reading Coco Love
Yay it’s finally finished! 1350 hexagons hand sewn to make this amazing, if I do say so myself, double sided quilt. Yes it’s taken forever, about 2 years, it was a winter evening project and wasn’t even looked at during the summer months. My hand sewing skills are now brilliant! I couldn’t decide between making… Continue reading 1350 hexies
Sew… With all the love I have been getting on Instagram for my second Cleo I thought it would make the perfect first blog post of 2017, along with sharing some of my sewing resolutions. I made my first Cleo at the beginning of December and have been wearing it so much that I knew… Continue reading My Second Cleo
Well after a brilliantly busy and creative September I want October to be just as great. However there is no photowalk or Handmade Fair to go to but I’m sure I can still inspire myself! First up here’s what I’m hoping to sew: I’m going to attempt my first Tilly and the Buttons Coco dress.… Continue reading October to do list.
Wow September was a very creative busy month. Here’s a roundup of what I got up to… First up was my very first photo walk. Initially I was very nervous about going as I didn’t know anyone but so so so glad I did as I had so much fun taking photographs I’m the rain… Continue reading My busy September
Well I think The Handmade Fair is my new happy place! Everyone was so friendly and happy and the atmosphere was amazing even though it was a bit of a cold grey day (not as bad as the Friday!). I was lucky enough to win entry only tickets (from the lovely Kate Essam a super… Continue reading The Handmade Fair, WOW