Hanging out with the sloths

Today sees the publication of my latest Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make. This make is a really simple one, but one I can see getting some real wear in my wardrobe. There isn't a huge amount to say here that isn't in my Minerva post, but I continue to be amazed by how many of... Continue Reading →

Battle of the dungarees

Hi there! Hope all's well with you? It seems once again to have been some time since I blogged. I'd apologise for that, but I've recognised that this blog is a hobby just as much as sewing is and, actually, sometimes I just don't feel like writing. So today, I do feel like writing and... Continue Reading →

Secret pyjamas again!

Hi there! So this is an unusually speedy blog post for me, but given the interest online about the subject matter, I thought I'd get myself organised for once! Today's post is about my second project from Tilly's new book. My first, a wearable toile of the Frankie top, wasn't perfect (repeat after me, do... Continue Reading →

#TNT: The Agnes top

Hi there! So yes, I am having a little bit of a blog post catch up session; I've not blogged for weeks but that is partly because a lot of what I've been making has been repeats to fill out my autumn wardrobe a little.  However, this month on the Sewcialists website is all about... Continue Reading →

Success despite myself!

Morning! Hope you're enjoying this unseasonable warm weather; I've just got back from dragging myself and the girls to Junior Parkrun so am obviously tucking in to a cafe latte and a chocolate chip cookie bigger than my head..... Since finishing my coat, I've felt the need for a few quick and easy makes to... Continue Reading →

Sew Up North update II

Hi there! Time for another quick Sew Up North update! We've already shared with you the lovely raffle prize offered by Minerva Crafts and the discount offered to all attendees by Sew Essential. However, there's lots more to come! The next contribution we were offered for the charity raffle prize fund is one I will... Continue Reading →

Tilly-ed tip to toe!

Hello!  How are things going in your world at the moment? Hope all's good. Today's post is one I've been wanting to write for a while, but one of the items is this month's Minerva Crafts Blogger Network make, so I've been waiting for that post to be published.  However, as I've been wearing it... Continue Reading →

Cleo clicked!

Hi there! Happy new year!  Welcome to 2017; here's hoping it's a little easier on the nerves than last year was. I had quite a busy festive period, sewing wise, or at least the run up to Christmas.  Particularly on Christmas Eve night when, having told the children all day that Santa would bring gifts... Continue Reading →

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