Category archives: Dressmaking

  • A swishy, summery Martha dress

  • So I have been one busy sewing bee, working flat out on this, my latest make, in time to wear to a very exciting sewing event this weekend. The Sewing Weekender, organised by The English Girl at Home and The Foldline, is taking place in Cambridge (lucky for me!) and I so wanted to have a new dre [...]
  • An Indoor Jungle Shirt Dress

  • Hello lovelies. So a little bit of a delay with this, my latest make (soz!). And before I get started, I just want to jump straight in and declare my love for this dress! It was somewhat rushed through the sewing room - out of a mixture of leaving it last-minute, and sheer excitement. Excitem [...]
  • Introducing my shiny new Sewing Room

  • Since moving into our new place just before Christmas, I have been busy beavering away to get our spare room set up as my sewing room. I know, very lucky to have my own room for sewing and craftiness... I'm over the flipping moon with it! A lot of inspiration was found via Pinterest for a lot [...]
  • A Named Clothing Summery Leini Dress

  • There's no denying that the few days of sunshine we have had of late totally inspired this dress! And why the hell shouldn't it.... I had this gorgeous fabric from an impulse buy from the Sew Over It website. It is a lovely soft cotton (lawn I think) called Hyacinth. And the colours had me co [...]
  • A Cosy-Cute Woollen Sigma Dress

  • I finally feel like I’m getting on top of things after the upheaval of moving house *high five to that*! Good news is that this means that I’ve had the time to get making again… in my new sewing room.  I actually feel as though I was getting a bit cranky without being able to sew – proof that it [...]