You know that moment when you end up panic speed sewing the night before you're due to go out...? Yes, that one. You fly home, with your scribbled doodles that you sketched during a conference call, ready to swing into action the moment you set foot in the house. Many of us sewists have been … Continue reading Channelling My Inner Bardot..
Finally, I’m making up my second pattern from the Sewing Weekender. I was so pleased that Tilly bought lots of lovely patterns with her when she was one of the fabulous guest speakers on the Sunday, and I’m amazed I managed to stop myself after picking up two (you can read my review of the … Continue reading Tilly and The Buttons Agnes Top
My puns for my Coco makes are getting worse aren’t they?! I’ve really enjoyed coming up with this one, as well as the original Coco Dress post title (read more here). From the outset, I’d got plans for a Breton striped Coco dress and top; both were cut out at the same time but the … Continue reading Going Loco for a Coco
Issue 32 of Love Sewing was awash with lots of fantastic ideas for Christmas/Winter sewing and even in the ‘next issue teaser’ at the end of Issue 31, my eye was drawn to the free pyjama sewing pattern. I love my Learn to Sew with Lauren pyjama bottoms, however I really liked the fact that … Continue reading Love Sewing Pyjamas