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…

School Holidays, Sewing and Stormtroopers

We’re into the third week of the summer holidays here and it’s so nice to be able to spend some quality time with the girls.…

My Wedding Dress (Part One: The Pattern)

Andy and I got engaged in February this year and I decided straight away that I would be sewing my own dress. I thought that,…

Sewing My Bridesmaids Dresses

Being a child of the Eighties, who was bridesmaid twice, I do not have fond memories of bridesmaids dresses of my youth. In fact, let’s…

Sewing My Own Wedding Dress

I know, I know, I said I wouldn’t just write about weddings. But this will be it for a little while, I promise. And I…

May The Force Be With Us (or …

This month has passed in a whirlwind and I realised I haven’t sewn a thing, or blogged much at all. I have barely been on…