Yes the title says it all, another Kielo make! Named clothing are my go to pattern company, and my amount of Kielo’s are second to the amount of Inari’s I have (but no where near in number as I am Inari OBSESSED!) There was a lot of inspiration on the Instagram from a few different… Continue reading Yet Another Kielo: Basic Black Version.
I always like finding out how other sewers work, how they went through the thought process that bought them to a certain garment. Its a bit of a riddle like what came first, the chicken or the egg? Was it the pattern or was it the fabric. Usually with myself, it is the pattern leads… Continue reading Me Made: Oversized Smock Dress
Ready to Sew are one of my favourite pattern companies, including my recent purchase I have Seven of their patterns, and the Jude I have made a ridiculous amount of times. My latest purchase was with the release of the Jack cardigan. Oh what a perfect little cardi it is! I was so happy with… Continue reading Ready to Sew: Jamie x2
When I went to the Great British Sewing Bee Live at the Excel (waaaay back last year) I got to meet some of the pattern creators, and discover some new ones too. One of these was Nina Lee. It was so nice meeting the people involved in these patterns, I think no one can be… Continue reading Made By Me: Nina Lee – Bloomsbury
I had this Idea for a Sheer oversized dress/tunic rolling around in my head for the longest of times before i realised I had the perfect pattern in my collection: Cocowawa’s The Marshmallow Dress This isn’t the first dress I have made, I made myself a Christmas dress with it one year in a beautiful… Continue reading The Gothic Marshmallow
One thing I have loved seeing in my fashion travels is open long stripped shirts, worn over matching trouser. Oversized striped pant suits are amazing, don’t let anyone convince you otherwise! I have no source material on this obsession, but I think its coming from the 90’s Hip hop world of female artists. I cant… Continue reading I AM Hermes – Stripped 90’s Wonder
Thank god for Black Friday sales. Honestly It has taken a significant chunk out of my future buys list that weekend. This pattern being one of them that has lingered on their for a while. I bought this along with both versions of the Toaster jumper. Both of which I cant wait to make. This… Continue reading Made By Me: Sew House 7 – Bridgetown Backless