#SMYLY Challenge

The lovely Hattie, Athina & Lisa have come together to create the thought provoking #SMYLY challenge. Starting in January and all the way through February they are encouraging the online sewing community to share stories of how their own sewing journey has helped with mental health and body positivity…. and WOW it has just gone… Read More #SMYLY Challenge

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Minerva Crafts Blogger Network – Tania Culottes

I am excited to announce that I have joined the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network and my first post is now live! My Tania Culottes Debrief Fabric – C7531-Navy Georgette Pattern – Megan Nielsen Tania Sew time – an evening Difficulty – advanced beginner (hardest skill required is an invisible zip insertion). Would I sew again?… Read More Minerva Crafts Blogger Network – Tania Culottes


The Kalle Shirt Dress

“When I wake up in the morning and the alarm gives out a warning, I don’t think I’ll ever make it on time” My Kalle Shirt Dress from Closet Case Patterns has become affectionately known as my Saved by The Bell Dress, as you can tell this is down to the spectacularly 80’s fabric I… Read More The Kalle Shirt Dress


The Sallie Maxi

The Sallie Maxi is my first Closet Case Pattern and it did not disappoint, the pattern instructions were clear and the Jumpsuit and Maxi design options are both lovely. Their website even offers step by step help if you get stuck for many of their patterns, there isn’t one for the Sallie but they do… Read More The Sallie Maxi


The Ariane

The Ariane is a bodysuit pattern from Seamwork Magazine, if you’re yet to discover Seamwork magazine let me tell you all about this amazing concept… Seamwork is an online pattern magazine by Collette Patterns that allows you to pick two beautiful patterns every month for just $6 (approx. £4.50), along with articles, techniques, and creative ideas.… Read More The Ariane


The Valentine Agnes

If you follow me on Instagram then you will know I am a big fan of The Tilly and The Buttons Agnes Top, it’s a close fitting top designed for jersey knit fabrics and has multiple options to make and lots of online hacks! If, like I was, you are a bit scared about sewing… Read More The Valentine Agnes