This skirt really strikes a cord with me…

I love red and I love corduroy, so it was no surprise that this bright red needlecord, 10 euros for three metres from Les Coupons de Saint Pierre in Paris, came home with me. I knew that I needed more separates in my wardrobe, so this was always destined to become a skirt of some kind. [...]

Me Made May 2015 – Week 1

Woohoooooo!! It's Me Made May!! Last year, I didn't have that many pieces of hand made clothing, so I used the month to work out where I was with my wardrobe, and what was missing. It was useful, and I think I've been a little bit more mindful about what I make since then. This is the month [...]

Previously Unblogged…

I've made a few things recently that I just haven't really felt like modelling for blog pictures, all for different reasons, so I've saved them up and taken some rubbish pictures of them hanging on a wall. This exercise has led me to the conclusion that I should always make the effort to have photos taken of [...]

Much 70s, So Dress

I've set myself the realistic but still challenging goal of finishing one project each month in 2015. In January I made some pyjamas, which I have yet to blog about because blog photos mean makeup, but wearing pyjamas means no makeup, and I just don't know what to do. February's project was much more makeup friendly! I found this [...]

Travel and Reading Blogs

I've decided to start dedicated blogs for my travel and reading adventures. Click on the pictures below to go and check them out! I have quite a few followers who are here for the travel posts I sometimes do. I'm guessing you guys aren't super interested in sewing or all the other random stuff I bang on [...]