What I Did For Mend It Month

Last month, I decided to give myself a personal challenge to tackle the pile of things that had built up at the back of my wardrobe, that I’d promised myself I’d alter or mend. Instead of letting it get any bigger, I dedicated each week of November to a certain task and told myself that…

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Alex Shirt

This was my second Alex shirt (from the Sew Over It: City Break eBook) so I was hoping that it would be better than my first one – which, looking back, I realise I never reviewed! What a bad egg – I’ll make sure that it’s all properly gone through here! My first version was…

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SOI Doris Dress: Sneak Peek

I wrote a full post on the Sew Hayley Jane blog on this dress as the fabric that I used was from this month’s subscription box, but I thought I’d do a little round up over here to show you the finished article. Recently, the majority of the thing’s that I’ve made have been thanks to lovely…

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Embroidered Marigold Jumpsuit

I know that I haven’t written a post about any of my recent makes in quite a long while, to be honest I’ve been so excited about writing the ones about caring for your clothes that they took a bit of a back seat for a while there! But now the pattern reviews are back,…

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I’ve Made a Printable!

Hello there! Today I have something mighty exciting, even if I do say so myself – so I’ll cut to the chase; I’ve made a free printable for you! This printable is one that you can use for those moments when you see a garment and think ‘boy oh boy do I want to make…

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#thesewbackproject Wrap Up!

Hey everyone! I hope you’re all having a happy day – hopefully this post and seeing lots of cute baby photos will cheer you up if you aren’t! Today I’ll be wrapping up the sewalong I hosted, #TheSewbackProject (if you aren’t sure what I’m talking about, click that link and you can read what it’s all about…

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Sew Over It Elsie Dress – Pattern Review

I was a very super lucky ducky recently, as I was a Sew Over It pattern tester for the release of their newest paper pattern, the Elsie dress. I’d seen Elsie on their website a few times when looking through the London classes, and knew that there was a lot of hype around the pattern…

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My Prom Dress!

Yay, the prom dress was made in time! I’d been planning this make for ages, but there were lots of calamities involved, which meant that I didn’t actually finish it until two hours before the prom – despite knowing what I wanted to make since around October. Year 13 prom (which is basically the last year…

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