Hey everyone, Zoe from Sozowhatdoyouknow posted last weekend about next month and starting Me Made May challenges. I can’t believe it’s come round so quickly! I have never joined in before, I have been tempted but have always thought that I don’t have enough me made clothes to join in to make it a success.… Continue reading Thinking about Me Made May…
Hello everyone, Just a quick one to show you my choice of fabric for my bridesmaid’s dresses. This has been the hardest part for me to be honest, harder that picking the pattern. I knew exactly what shade I wanted the dresses to be and the frustration came when I couldn’t find the fabric that… Continue reading Bridesmaid’s dresses – The Fabric
Hey everyone, For the people who do not know me in person, I am getting married in August and had decided a long time ago that I would make the bridesmaid’s dresses. Two reasons for this: one, I seem to have always made a new frock to attend my friend’s weddings since I started sewing… Continue reading Bridemaid’s dresses – The Start
Hey everyone, I made a Cleo dress! I wasn’t sure at first about the dungaree dress but after seeing so many lovely versions I wanted to join in so bought a PDF of the pattern. The fabric was from my stash, think it was from Fabric Land a while ago. I must have bought it… Continue reading Cleo dungaree dress
Hey everyone, New year always gives you time to think about what you would like to achieve and I have been fortunate enough to have some time off to think about it over the Christmas period. Last year seemed mad and very busy. In terms of sewing, I always thought it was better to only… Continue reading New year sewing resolutions
Hey everyone! For those of you who have read some of my older posts will know that I have helped with costume before in a local production company – Winchester Musicals and Opera Society. The first show I helped with was A Midsummer’s Night Dream, which thinking about it I also have not blogged about!… Continue reading Calamity Jane costumes
Hey everyone, I realised when I finished my last post that I hadn’t actually blogged about my finished Adelaide dress! My Adelaide dress was worn on our holiday to Italy for our friends wedding and as it was so hot it was great. Sorry not sorry for the teddy slippers, I live in them at… Continue reading Adelaide dress = complete!
Just realised how long it has been since my last post! Crazy! Anyways I have been up to a few bits that I thought I would share today. I have been doing some not so exciting curtain alterations but they definitely needed doing. The curtains came from Ikea and anyone who has bought curtains from… Continue reading Dabbling with making toys
Hey everyone, Hope you’ve had a good week. I have had my brother to stay and so have not been up to much sewing however, we did get up super early yesterday to go to the Ford car boot sale. Got myself an amazing find! My fiance spotted her and my friend Alex did try… Continue reading Introducing Paisley..
So I’ve been a bit quiet on here as been trying to get stuff sorted for going on holiday and a few other bits that sometimes get in the way! Benjy and I went to Italy for our friends’ wedding – Sam and Lauren. The place was so frickin’ beautiful and the day was so… Continue reading I’ve been on holiday!