A Seren top pattern hack

I’ve got another Minerva Crafts make for you guys today! And it’s a pattern hack of one of the latest Tilly and the Button patterns – the Seren dress! The inspiration for this pattern hack came from the fact that I need more separates in my life. I’ve been making far too many dresses of […]

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The Honeycomb dress (a CocoWawa pattern)

Ana of CocoWawa invited me along to a sew-in she held at The Village Haberdashery a couple of weeks ago to sew her latest pattern – the Honeycomb Dress! At the sew-in I was joined by Ana (@cocowawa), Gabby (@gabberdashery), Rosa (@rosabella.angelica), Maddie (@thimblebee), Marie (@stitchingodyssey), Sarah (@likesewamazing) where we all sewed our own versions! […]

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Monthly Roundup #5

Another fun filled month has passed us by! Here’s what I’ve been up to in June! In the news… – I went to a blogging conference! Blogtacular + the colour walk fringe event the day before was a great place to meet like minded individuals. It was the first time I’d attended a conference that […]

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A button front pattern hack of Dress 47

I love that this pattern is just called Dress 47. It’s weird and awesome at the same time! So this new pattern is from Cali Faye. To be honest I’ve not made many things from this company in the past – mostly because they’re often not really my style and I find that their “fit […]

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The Stevie dress – a new Tilly pattern!

I feel like I’ve been waiting to post about this pattern for far too long! I was lucky enough to be one of the testers for the Stevie dress, one of the two new Tilly and the Buttons patterns that have been released this week. I’ve been sitting on it for about 3 months! The […]

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The Aspen polo shirt (menswear)

Menswear. It tends to be a forgotten about part of dressmaking in my world. Let’s face it – why would we bother making stuff for our partners/ dads/ brothers/ friends when we could be making lots of pretty dresses for ourselves!!! 🤣 (that’s assuming the majority of you reading this are women by the way…) […]

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Bees galore!!! (+ a fabric giveaway)

When I was approached by TÉLIO a couple of months ago I was mostly a bit baffled. I’d never heard of the company before and wondered what they wanted to bring to the home sewing market. After a little researching I found out TÉLIO was a huge fabric wholesaler in North America. They import and […]

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A multicoloured Perth dress

The Perth Dress from Carolyn & Cassie (AKA @handmadebycarolyn) is the first womenswear sewing pattern release from this little indie company. I know, I know. Yet another shirt dress. But I felt this one was different enough to be worth trying out! The Perth dress has a dartless A line shape featuring a back yoke, […]

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The Vogue 9075 jumpsuit

(A Like Sew Amazing blog squad post) Now the Vogue 9075 is a pattern I’ve had in my stash for a while. I’ve made the dress version of it before, as well the culottes by themselves but I felt it was high time for me to make the full jumpsuit! (It’s funny cause I initially […]

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