Support Garment Workers Through Lost Stock

The fast fashion industry is worth around £1.2 trillion per year. Low prices, fast turnover of stock and poorly paid garment workers have been the…

Sewing Vlog Episode One: Stoff & Stil Fabrics and Sewing Plans

My sewing mojo is definitely back because I’ve recorded my first sewing vlog today! Way back when I set up my YouTube channel, I had…

Sewing Face Masks

I’ve been watching home sewists sewing face masks for weeks and weeks on social media now with bemusement. The cynic in me couldn’t see the…

DIY Natural Deodorant

I’ve got a super quick blog post for you today; how to make your own DIY natural deodorant. If you enjoyed my DIY vegan lip…

DIY First Wedding Anniversary Gift (and How We Celebrated In …

It was our first wedding anniversary on 4th May and so we celebrated it at home, in lockdown. Like everyone having any kind of celebration…

What I’ve Been Reading: April 2020

In January I wrote about the books that I wanted to read this year. I’d set myself a Goodreads challenge of reading 120 books during 2020. Focusing on…

Celebrating Earth Day 2020

Today marks the fiftieth Earth Day and it seems like people are more aware than ever before about environmental issues.   “We are in an…

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