I've wanted to make the Closet Core Patterns Carolyn Pajamas for so long. But I'd heard it was a long sew so kept putting it off. Then Minerva offered me the perfect fabric as part of their brand ambassador programme, and I couldn't really say no. The Carolyn's and this Art Gallery pooling are a... Continue Reading →
The Nexus Blouse, from Papercut Patterns, with its billowing statement sleeves and relaxed fit, caught my eye as I saw more and more versions pop up on Instagram. There are two sleeve options - one long billowing sleeve with large cuff and the other more cropped and open. I fell in love with a floral... Continue Reading →
I fully expect not to make all nine items, but I think it'll be fun to look back this time next year
since I've sewn them up, I've only taken them off to wash them, and then immediately put them back on again.
It's quite an involved pattern but with the quality of instructions I felt really well supported throughout the sewing process.
The Tangerine Trousers are a tried and trusted baby sewing pattern for us - so far I've made 5 pairs!
I have a lot of makes to catch up on...this is my Sew Over It Penny dress hack that I made at the Fold Line's sewing weekender in Cambridge back in August 2018. I used a really small remnant I'd grabbed in the John Lewis sale - turns out it's Atelier Brunette lawn! I've already... Continue Reading →