Today my latest blog post for Minerva Crafts goes live. I chose to make up an old favourite, the Grainline Linden sweatshirt. And, quite unusually, I messed up! The finished project is fine; it's just not what I intended. I've mentioned quite a few times that I get very frustrated about fabric requirements on patterns... Continue Reading →
Hi there! My latest post for Minerva Crafts is live on their site today and it's all about a pair of jumpers I made for my daughters. I used a pattern by Made, the Everyday Sweatshirt and combined it with some gorgeous fleece backed sweatshirting from Minerva. The crowning glory was the pair of Stoff... Continue Reading →
A dazzle of Zebres!
Hi there! I've been doing a little research for today's post to discover the name for a group of zebras; did you know it was a dazzle? What an appropriate name for a collection of me mades! My latest post for Minerva Crafts is about my second version of the I Am Patterns Zebre top. ... Continue Reading →
Hi there! How's your December going? Are you feeling festive, brimming with mulled wine and mince pies? Or do you, perchance, have primary school age children and are therefore drowning under the requirement to send party food, nativity costumes, cards, gifts, christmas jumpers and god only knows what else for each child on different days?... Continue Reading →
Fourth time’s a charm?
Hi there! Another blog post after much radio silence? That is indeed the case. What's more, it's another jumpsuit (who am I these days, anyway?!) Today sees the publication of my latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make. And I chose to do my fourth version of the Closet Case Files "Sallie" jumpsuit. I know, same... Continue Reading →
A seriously classy maxi
Hi there! Firstly I'd like to say thank you to everyone who commented on my last post; I was rather overwhelmed by the response to be honest. So many thoughtful, lovely comments here, on Facebook and on Instagram; thank you all so very much. Today, normal service will be resumed with my latest post for... Continue Reading →
The faux dress
Morning everyone! Today sees the publication of my latest Minerva Blogger Network post. I got some glorious magnolia print rayon from them with plans to make the Fumeterre skirt by Deer and Doe. This was partly because I'm a huge D&D fan girl (not dungeons and dragons, obvs!) and partly because I've seen loads of... Continue Reading →