The Carmella boilersuit // Fibre Mood

For the record, I finished this on the last day of April so I haven’t broken my Me Made May pledge just yet! I’ve been in a bit of a Fibre Mood run of late, firstly with the Arlette Skirt and then the Stella Sweater. This next make has to be my favourite one so […]

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Me Made May 2019

This is the 10th year of the Me Made May challenge! Started and run by Zoe of So Zo What do you know blog, it encourages people to wear their handmade items and push themselves to try something new as they make their personalised pledges. Here’s my pledge for Me Made May this year! It’s […]

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The Stella sweater // Fibre Mood

I’m already on to my second Fibre Mood make! This pattern, the Stella sweater, is from their second pattern book (which I don’t actually have – I got this pattern as a PDF download instead) – it’s a cropped dolman sleeve sweater with extra panels on the sleeve. It’s finished with a ribbed cuffs, neckband […]

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The Zadie jumpsuit // Paper Theory

The it pattern of 2019 so far has to be the Zadie Jumpsuit from Paper Theory. As soon as it was released it began popping up absolutely everywhere and still continues to do so. I’m pretty sure every other post I see on Instagram is yet another gorgeous version of this jumpsuit! I got my […]

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The Paper Theory Kabuki tee

This fun T-shirt has been on my sewing radar for a little while and I finally got round to making one! The Kabuki Tee from Paper Theory is a oversized woven T-shirt with angled set in sleeves which make for an interesting take on an everyday basic. I fell in love with the pattern after […]

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The Arlette Skirt // Fibre Mood

When I discovered Fibre Mood via Shauni of The Magnificent Thread, it was a mini revelation. Here was what I thought was a really (I hate to say it) cool sewing pattern magazine. To my mind it’s an upgraded La Maison Victor, though to be fair, also at an upgraded price point. Fibre Mood is […]

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A giveaway with Creative Industry!

[Sponsored] I’ve got a lovely little giveaway for your guys to kick off April! Creative Industry has offered up one of their “Sewing Bundles” for me to give away. It consists of a 10 metre roll of Patterntrace (their version of Swedish Tracing Paper) and a Maker’s Workbook to journal all your sewing deeds! If […]

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Knitting with Made + Worn

A few weeks ago I was invited to a knitting evening hosted by Offset Warehouse. As well as selling sustainable fabrics (well as sustainable as they can be – it includes a lot of deadstock and organic fabrics), they run events promoting eco fashion etc. This was their first foray into the knitting world, showcasing […]

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