Sew… What a month! This is the first year I have participated in Me Made May and not only has it meant being able to take a peak at everyone’s amazing handmade wardrobes but it has also got me thinking about what I want to achieve with my sewing. Let’s start at the beginning of… Continue reading #mmmay17 roundup
I’ve made my first ever skirt! The Clemence skirt is one of my #2017makenine and is by Tilly and the Buttons, from Tillys Love at First Stitch book. I would definitely recommend Clemence for a beginner skirt sewer. It’s simple and easy construction consists of a waist band with a gathered skirt and fastens with… Continue reading Hello Clemence
Due to the bathroom renovations which have now spread to the spare bedroom being decorated, why just do the bathroom when you can do two rooms and have complete chaos?, I have been unable to do any sewing this week. I decided to use this as a good opportunity to clean my sewing machine. … Continue reading A Clean Machine.
This week I have definitely fallen in love with the Coco. I made my first Coco back in October and it was the most amazingly comfortable dress I have made. It’s the type of dress you can wear everyday with sparkly pumps or dress up for a meal out. This week I went… Continue reading Coco Love
Sew… This post was written at the beginning of the month but time has just flown by and I completely forgot about posting it. So here it finally is. I want to share with you my sewing achievements for June. I’ve made four dresses and a tie. I’m new to clothes sewing and seeing everyone’s… Continue reading Tilly, Megan, Lilou and Bettine.