Sashiko embroidery is something that I’m really interested in – so I thought I’d share the idea with you and maybe give you some inspiration for this week’s challenge for Mend It Month! (If you have absolutely no idea what I’m talking about, read the post linked there) Sashiko embroidery, also known as sashiko mending –… Continue reading Sashiko Embroidery
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… Continue reading I’ve Made a Printable!
This one’s about 24 hours late, and I’ve felt uneasy all day because it just doesn’t feel normal putting up a post after it’s meant to be written! This is evidence of why I should plan ahead – most of the time I do, and most of the time I’ve even got a blog post… Continue reading DIY Bead Ideas
One of my personal New Years Resolutions was to try to harness my spending habits – minimise impulse buying, maximise saving. Naturally, this was broken on the second day of the year (pre-ordering some fabric), but I’m still determined to make it work. The way that I’m doing this in terms of knitting and sewing is… Continue reading How I Plan My Sewing
Today I thought I’d write a post that even non-sewers could probably benefit from; what to do with any scrap bits of fabric that you have around, whether they’re from a dressmaking or quilting project, or just a top that you don’t wear anymore. I’m meant to be writing an essay for English Lit at the… Continue reading What To Do With Your Fabric Scraps