Blurred lines – a brief history of stripes

Blurred lines – a brief history of stripes

From fashion to food packaging, the humble stripe is one pattern with timeless appeal, but reading between the lines its history is one of conflicting significance   Few patterns have enjoyed such longstanding, universal appeal as the iconic stripe. Yet, despite its seemingly modest design, this linear shape has been a catalyst for social outrage [...]

Simple Sew festive robe

Simple Sew festive robe

Happy Christmas, folks! I hope you're enjoying some quality time with family and friends as well as an abundance of yummy treats! One of my favourite things about this time of year is the unspoken rule that you can don your cosy loungewear all day long. Don't get me wrong, I love dressing up and [...]

Magical Mykonos

Magical Mykonos

A daily dose of feta and cerulean seas - need I say more? We've all been there right? Book a holiday and then spend the next however many months trying to figure out the best places to eat, those dreamy 'instagrammable' spots and reading endless reviews about your accommodation on Trip Advisor. My partner James [...]