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
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!
I am very good at storage: this means that if you open my wardrobe, you will see a perfect capsule wardrobe with a few different trends… but with the hot weather, I have had to get the summer clothes out, and juggle it around. This is where I remembered how much I love the school… Continue reading Pattern Repeat & Hack: School House Tunic, rounded sports skirt
I tend to do things in quick concession, especially when I am chasing that train of thought. My attempt at the self drafted baby doll has urged me on to make another so soon, and apply the tweeks I learnt from the first to get an almost perfect version. This was mainly the issue with… Continue reading My Pattern: Black Babydoll
I love my Jude, I have worn it so much that the grey Jersey has started to bobble slightly. I decided it is time for more Judes… as many as possible! But a good start would be making a black and white version. The white fabric is very thin in prep for summer. The black… Continue reading Best Basics: the 2 judes
Some pattern repeats just need to be made in a basic black. This was definitely one of them. As much as I love my first attempt I made in a grey feather fabric, sometimes having something to chuck on in plain black is a lifesaver. Plus this pattern, with the detail on the front lends… Continue reading Pattern Repeat: The Shirt Dress
After purchasing the Suzy Mag Issue Two (I am so upset I got to the party late and didn’t get an Issue one) I have been very much inspired to attempt the Helmi again. Sometimes you just need to be reminded that you have/love a pattern. This is one of the reasons I love the… Continue reading Pattern Repeat: Helmi Hack