Pattern review and photo-shoot for Love Sewing magazine
Dresses

Pattern review and photo-shoot for Love Sewing …

I was recently given the opportunity by  Amy…Love Sewing’s editor, to review McCalls 7536 and to go for a photo shoot for the magazine….how cool is that!!! The pattern, that is…

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Summer Shirtdress…and another pocket method
Dresses

Summer Shirtdress…and another pocket method

If you’re familiar with the sewing community on Instagram then you’ll know all about the Summer challenge to sew a shirtdress (#sewtogetherforsummer). The challenge is hosted by my lovely sewing…

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Ivory Jeans with a Bulk-Free Pocket Method
Trousers/shorts

Ivory Jeans with a Bulk-Free Pocket Method

I made these white jeans a few weeks ago when our UK weather was still grotty. And it was only recently that I wanted to wear them when I realised…

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Some thoughts on MeMadeMay ’17…
Miscellaneous

Some thoughts on MeMadeMay ’17…

We’re getting close to the end of MeMadeMay ‘17 and I thought I’d put down some thoughts on how I’ve done. A quick reminder first though. So MeMadeMay is something…

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An Evening Dress Fit For a Ball…
Dresses

An Evening Dress Fit For a Ball…

I couldn’t decide whether to post about my dress for the Dressmakers Ball before or after the event, but in the end, I decided on writing about it before because…

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