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 →
Pyjamas in public
Hello! Me again! Just for once I have ten minutes to throw a blog post together very shortly after completing a make: the children are at gymnastics and the house is in such a state that I don't know where to start. So I'm not going to; instead I've nipped out into the sunshine, grabbed... Continue Reading →
Charity trousers – the continuing adventure!
So there I was, committed to making a pair of trousers, with no clue what I was doing and an over-riding knowledge that, other than gym trousers (which have so much stretch that "fit" doesn't really apply), I have never really had a pair of trousers that fit properly in my entire life. No pressure.... Continue Reading →
A pair of charity trousers – the beginning of a new adventure!
Have you ever had a series of circumstances line up in such a way that you find you've tackled something that you probably would never have got around to otherwise? This is the case with me and my very first pair of "proper" trousers. I say "proper" trousers as I have made a number of... Continue Reading →