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…

A Newsletter-Style Round Up of Life

Like A Newsletter, But Without The GDPR Headache… There are a couple of affiliate links marked * in this post.   This blog post is…

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…