A good week and a new skirt

This week I gave up a couple of hours to help out the Buddy Bag Foundation. They pack backpacks for children who have had to…

Simplicity 2226 The Stamp Edition

I like Simplicity 2226. It’s easy. It’s simple. It has pockets. Winning. There will be more of these in my wardrobe for sure, they’re just…

The Dress That Wasn’t!

Generally speaking, I tend to wear dresses that are fit and flare as I think they flatter my shape more. Recently though I’ve been looking…

Making Shorts with Simplicity 1144

Poor blog. It’s feeling a bit neglected. I feel like this month has absolutely flown by though and has been very karate-centric for us, beginning…

Does Criticism Have A Place In The Online Sewing Community?

I first discovered the online sewing community when I decided to finally give in and open an account on Twitter. Until then I had no…

She Wore Blue Velvet… A Third Lady Skater Dress

It’s almost the end of the week, the sun is shining and I feel like I’ve been crushing my to do list this week. Boom!…

Run, run as fast you can…

World Book Day is upon us again! Which is of course means sewing some fancy dress… Last year, Eleanor went as Sophie from The Tiger…

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