crochet · Dressmaking · Knitting

I’m still here!

Hey Everyone, It has been a very long time since I last wrote on my little blog. I have been busy knitting and crocheting. I am in the process of putting a little blog post together about some of my creations. However....... my Dressmaking journey had taken a far too comfy position in the back… Continue reading I’m still here!

Dressmaking · sewing

New Look 6197

Back in April I came across Sew Essential on Instagram @sewessentialuk.  I clicked through to watch a You Tube Video where I saw this gorgeous Spotted Cotton Poplin shirting. It is just the sort of thing my husband would love to wear. That was it. I decided, I was going to make him a shirt for Fathers day!… Continue reading New Look 6197

Dressmaking · sewing

I made a Coco or two….. ok then I made three!!

Until a couple of weeks ago I had only really attempted PDF patterns from U.S Indie pattern houses. I have loved the process of learning to sew with knit fabric and using these patterns again and again, Several are definite firm favourites in my wardrobe. That being said I had not realised how much more I had to learn until I started my first 'printed… Continue reading I made a Coco or two….. ok then I made three!!

crochet · Dressmaking

What an exciting morning…. well for me anyway!

Sewing and Crochet are such big things in my life! I love being a Mummy and a Wife and am so proud of my family, however my crafting gives me a personal sense of achievement .  Whether that is from wearing a garment I have made, which makes me feel good or, the excitement my children have when wearing something I have made them.… Continue reading What an exciting morning…. well for me anyway!