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  • Why I Won’t Be Doing Another Sewing Challenge

    You can’t swing a metaphorical cat on Instagram without hitting a sewing challenge. You can join in with challenges for particular garments, or monthly challenges.…

    Autumn musings… (and #2019MakeNine Progress)

    It’s that time of year again. It’s getting colder, wetter, darker and I break out my knitting. Hurrah for autumn!     This autumn things…

    Sewing My Wedding Dress: The Bodice

    I’ll warn you, this is going to be a loooong post… this is how I made the bodice of my wedding dress.     The…

    How To Make A Hen Party Veil

    Much to the relief of everyone who keeps on asking me, wedding sewing is underway. Just. As I keep on trying to tell people, I’m…

    Wedding Planning (and Dress) Update

    Look away if you’re not remotely interested in weddings. There’s really nothing for you in this post!     The Countdown Begins     I’m…

    #MakeNine2019 (and #MakeNine2018 Roundup)

    Last year I declared, for all the world to see, that I was going to make nine things. Nine. Just nine. I thought long and…

    50s Style Halterneck Dress

    I’m amazed that I haven’t gotten around to blogging about this halterneck dress already; I finished it on 1st November! But that’s ok, I’ve given…

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