I sewed joy. Actual joy. The sewing Weekender made me do it and I haven't been happier in a long time.
This was the first knit item I ever cut out, but it took me more than a year to pluck up the courage to sew it up.
This is a tried and true pattern - I have made four Blackwood cardigans so far. This one is so cosy that I can wear it as a substitute for a jacket in the spring and autumn.
This is such an easy make. Two body pieces and two waist ties. But it took me so long to work up the courage to work with such big pieces.
I've been having a huge sort through my fabrics and patterns during lockdown. After doing this, I have had to face up to the fact that I have way too much fabric. Over 100 pieces. Almost every piece I have a plan for, but I just don't have the time. I also have loads of... Continue Reading →
What I wore during the Covid lockdown. Lots of as yet unblogged makes - consider these a sneak peak. Closet Case Kalle shirt & Tilly and the Buttons Cleo pinafore Seamwork Astoria & Helen's Closet Blackwood Cardigan Self drafted skirt with elasticated waist Tilly and the Buttons Freya top Tilly and the Buttons Ness Skirt... Continue Reading →