Me Made May: Week One

Hello there everyone! Very long time, no speak on here – so sorry about that! I’ve been a busy bee writing my book THE LITTLE BOOK OF STAIN REMOVAL – please feel free to read all about that by clicking the title there. Self promo over, onto what I actually came here to talk about. Me- Made…

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Kwik Sew K3897 Dungarees

I’ve made and reviewed these dungarees once before, but with all the dungarees-related hype that’s going around at the moment with the Tilly and the Buttons Mila pattern, I suddenly got the urge to make another pair! I used a needlecord from my stash in a colour that no amount of Googling will uncover the…

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How to Get Your Sewjo Back

For those of your unfamiliar with the term, ‘sewjo’ is the word we’ve invented for ‘sewing mojo’; namely, your usual excitement about sewing things. We all know that I love a good pun. So what about when you have a period where you fall out of love with sewing? I classify a loss of sewjo as…

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Book Review: Women In Clothes

Women In Clothes is a book unlike any other. It is essentially a conversation among hundreds of women of all nationalities – famous, anonymous, religious, secular, married, single, young, old – on the subject of clothing, and how the garments we put on every day define and shape our lives. Those are the first words that…

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