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…

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…