One thing I lack in my wardrobe is good solid interchanging Basics: These are the types of cheap tops that come in many colours that fill the high street shops. They know you need them, that’s why there are so many! It is one thing I miss shopping for in my pursuit of the perfect… Continue reading DIY: My pattern – White Frill Top
When the Kalle was first launched it was probably the most near perfect pattern. I loved it. But I longed for a sleeve hack. The original Kalle sleeve as is, was far too short for me. I tend to wear them layered under cardigans I even asked my beautiful Instagram community for help for a… Continue reading Kalle Shirt Dress – LONG SLEEVES!
Disclaimer: This is about my sewing experience and favourite patterns, compiled from about a year and a half of serious sewing. All patterns on this list have been made by me at least once and are in my pattern collection. I have a pile of newer patterns to try out, so a follow up in… Continue reading My Top 10 Patterns – Part 1: 10 – 6
One thing that dominated summer on the high street, and has moved seamlessly into Autumn, is applique Roses. I invested in some way back when, with the full intention of using them this summer. I had planned to make a simple black dress and just jazz it up with the appliques. But I went a… Continue reading My Pattern: Black Insert Dress
As I have mentioned before, one of the reasons I make my own clothes is because most of the clothes I love and want to wear don’t come in plus size. I am left to either spend forever finding something similar in my size. Unfortunately, I am not too fond of the fit of plus… Continue reading My Pattern: NFD Shirt Dress Rip
One thing I love about summer (probably the only thing as I prefer the cold) is festivals and Festival fashion. I had one to go to at the end of August, and I wanted to attempt to take mostly hand made Items. I had bought a beautiful terry knit from Girl Charlee a while back. … Continue reading My Pattern: Easy Tie-Dye Smock Dress
This is quite an important post as I feel like my sewing has come full circle. Back when I started sewing, one thing I desperately wanted to make was a shirt dress. I had been inspired by a Gothic looking dress online, one that a) didn’t do my size and b) even if they did… Continue reading Made By Me: Pauline Alice – Camí dress