My top picks for an Xmas party dress!

It’s that time of the year again! I can’t believe it’s five weeks until Christmas! And with that come the requisite Christmas parties that we’ll be attending. Whether it’s work, family or with friends, there’s always an occasion to dress up for! I’ve compiled a shortlist of my favourite patterns (and ideas for fabrics and […]

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Mini project 1 : An upcycled denim cardholder

I hate bulky purses. I’ve owned many and always abandoned them pretty quickly afterwards. I like to have things I can throw in a pocket and not worry about it fitting!  I was planning to buy a nice leather cardholder instead but everything is unreasonably expensive so I thought why not make one! I found […]

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Ideas for an Autumn/Winter 16/17 wardrobe!

Just before I get into this post, I’ve got 2 things to announce! 1. The winner of the fabric giveaway was Sewing For Cat People. Hope you enjoy your prize! 2. Apparently I won Best Blogger in the Simplicity Sewing Challenge this year! Crazy stuff! I just want to say thank you to all of […]

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My first giveaway! 

Want to win some fabulous free fabric? Was that a yes? Then read on! To celebrate reaching 5000 followers on Instagram and as a big thank you to everyone who’ve been so lovely and supportive, I’m giving away a £50 fabric hamper to one lucky winner provided by the lovely folks over at Minerva Crafts. […]

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Chic shorts – another V9008

I really wanted a pair of really crisp white shorts for this summer. Or (belated) summer holidays in my case. There’s nothing more chic! Plus they’d go with everything… It took me a long time to find the right fabric for the which is why this post is so late in the season! I was […]

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The Seamstress Tag

I’ve been seeing a bunch of these around since it was initially posted by Hollie Sews in September. I loved reading/ watching everyone’s responses and getting to know all my fellow bloggers better! (If you don’t know what a tag is, it’s a brief list of questions that you answer and then you’re supposed to […]

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Fabric shopping abroad!

I love combining my two favourite hobbies – sewing and travelling, so any opportunity to buy fabric whilst on holiday always makes me happy! One of my favourite places to go for fabric is Paris of course! There’s an area at the foot of the Sacré Cœur in Montmartre which has a multitude of fabric […]

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