My first week of Me Made May is over and the results, if I am honest, are as expected. I was able to wear me-made every day, I desperately need more trousers and jeans and I still don't like having my picture taken! The thing I didn't expect was that I have actually do enough … Continue reading Me Made May 2018 – week 1
Everyone raves about the Lark t-shirt pattern from Grainline Studio, and now I understand why. I actually made this top back in June - it was even photographed promptly, which is unusual for me! But I do have to confess... I don't actually like this particular version very much! The pattern is a simple tee … Continue reading Happy as a Lark…?
Another month gone, so time to make more plans! After a month of ‘no plan, no pressure’ sewing, I am ready to set myself some simple goals for November to ease me in to winter stitching and hopefully get my sewjo going again: Make a Grainline Studio Linden. I’ve already got the fabrics out to … Continue reading November sewing plans
I know I'm a day late, but I can't believe it's June already! May has flown by and again, I've not quite fulfilled my monthly goals - I've been too busy! After the mad dash to get my dress done for the Dressmakers Ball, I needed a little sewing breathing space, but my sewing room … Continue reading June sewing plans
I made another Hemlock tee! OK, I actually made this ages ago... I'm catching up slowly I promise! This second version was far more successful than the first and is yet to fall apart, unlike my first stripey attempt! This is a quick post really as I made it up in exactly the same way … Continue reading A successful Hemlock
At last! Another make! For the first time ever I actually have a completed make that is ready to be blogged about! I finished this before I went to Amsterdam in January and wore it a few times during my trip but the weather was too bad to get any nice photos while there, and then … Continue reading Liberty Linden