Me Made May

Me Made May (for those of you who haven’t come across it before) was created by Zoe Edwards (or sozoblog as she’s known on Instagram) and it’s become a huge movement in the sewing community… the aim being to encourage you to wear your me mades. Now each sewist takes this on in different ways […]

Do you ever feel like a Paper Bag?

Megan Nielsen’s Opal pants/shorts pattern contains a paper bag waistband option and I had always wanted to try this look so off I went… Now at the moment I am working really hard to try and sew my stash, I have such a large quantity of fabric in my studio that just sits there I […]

Dandelion Denim Jumpsuit

Blowing a dandelion seems to be one of those things we grow out of… watching my children get so much joy from such a simple place is probably what drew me to this fabric.

Llama’s are the best… fact!

I couldn’t even tell you why but llamas just make me laugh, I can’t resist them. This knit llama print jersey panel works so well in the Peek-a-boo pattern shop Grandslam Tee.

Another Bonkers Print… the fast food edition

If you’ve seen any of my previous blogs you’ll know I am in love with mentally bonkers prints that create garments you’d never see in a highstreet shop. This jersey fabric, is an absolute gem and works perfectly in the Megan Nielsen Rowan Bodysuit.

Floaty Formalwear

McCalls 7745 in a navy spot viscose challis, perfect to treat the incredible photographer in my life with. A blooming stunning woman in a really cool dress.

A Swimsuit fit for a… paddling pool!

Papercut patterns Soma onepiece swimsuit in activewear knit fabric. Colour-blocking it to create a really modern finish, its just a shame the paddling pool is the only place open to wear it to at the moment… but hopefully that’ll change soon.