Inari by named clothing, to me, is one of the best patterns ever. Not only do you get such a simple, sleek dress and top, but you can also hack this pattern every which way. If you want to introduce someone to sewing, this is that pattern. Not only is it quick and easy, but… Continue reading Hack: Inari to Basic Tee
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
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
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
I have often trowelled though the many Burda patterns online (since I have given up ever buying the mag as it is never in store) I was never overly impressed with their Plus Size range, until a few months back when they bought out a couple of collections that were extremely wearable, that tackled my… Continue reading Made by Me: My First Burda – PDF
One thing I am bad at doing is making ans buying any other pattern other than dresses. As with the lack of colour and pattern in my sewing (and subsequently my wardrobe) this is something I wanted to make a conscious effort to try and tackle. So I decided on skirts. Also, after looking at… Continue reading Made By Me: Sew Over It – Tulip Skirts