How often do you revisit a pattern? I decided to make another of the Thea Boho sleeve shirts by Liberty. Check out my review here.
It's been a few months since I finished this dress and it has definitely been a firm favourite in my wardrobe during the warmer months. Like many of us, I have thoroughly enjoyed indulging in the summer trends - floaty dresses, gorgeous tiered maxi skirts and ruffles, my favourite feature. McCall’s has released some gorgeous, [...]
Where do you fall on the PJ spectrum? Are you diligent with your matching sets beyond the festive season when you've suddenly found yourself the happy owner of M&S's latest sleepwear collection, or are you more of a grab-a-baggy-t-shirt-and-go type? While I would love to say I had coordinated sleepwear covered, this was a sartorial [...]
Aside from high-waisted jeans and elasticated waistbands, cosy jumpers are making a regular appearance in my outfits at the moment. There was, however, a little gap in my wardrobe for a loose-fitting sweatshirt, something easy to throw on when heading out on a walk or relaxing in the house. I love a knitted jumper but [...]
There's a sense of reckless abandon as a beginner sewist. Though I've been making clothes for just over three years, I still see every garment as a chance to test my skills and every mistake as a valuable learning curve. Don't get me wrong, making mistakes with newly-bought fabric can be heart-breaking but the only [...]
Floaty dress complete with ruffles, what’s not to love? Autumn is my favourite season and while my wardrobe is usually punctuated by dark, earthy tones at this time of year I really wanted to incorporate some brighter colours into my handmade pieces this season. I had mulled over pattern and fabric combinations before finally settling [...]