Category archives: Gallery of makes

  • Self-Drafted Statement Yellow Skirt

  • Just a quick little make I wanted to show you all today! I drafted a BRIGHT YELLOW half circle skirt… and I love it! I ordered the fabric from Sew Me Sunshine a while back, just falling in love with the colour. It is a viscose twill – a combination which I don’t think I have come across before. But [...]
  • My Mustard Mila Dungarees

  • Finally I've gotten round to blogging my latest make – and she’s a vision of mustard loveliness! These are the Tilly and the Buttons Mila dungarees, which had been on my sewing hitlist for quite some time. I even bought this mustard denim (from Guthrie & Ghani) especially for this project – b [...]
  • A Springtime Anna Dress

  • So just desperately trying encourage Spring to come out and say hello, with this little make. So bored and tired of the seemingly never-ending British winter! And this make was a little bit unusual for me, in that I have been very much ‘off’ floral patterned fabrics for some time. So this fee [...]
  • Nina Lee Kew Dress Hack

  • Well, I have been absolutely gagging to show you this dress. It has been a long time coming, for sure! I first dreamt up this dress when I bought the paper pattern at The Great British Sewing Bee Live back in September 2017. As soon as I saw it, I knew I wanted to attempt a hack to remove the bu [...]
  • A Special Birthday Ogden Cami

  • This has been a fun little quick-sew make - much needed after just finishing my Cocktail Hour dress! The idea for this make was born last weekend at SewBrum (my very first SewBrum!). There I was hanging with the gorgeous Sarah from Like Sew Amazing, talking about our birthdays (she is my birt [...]
  • A Scuba Deer & Doe Zephyr Dress

  • I've been up to my old naptime tricks again... and somehow managed to rush a quick-sew project to wear to The GBSB Live on Saturday! As is my way, I left it so late to make this. And ended up rushing it off of the sewing machine at 11pm the night before I needed it. Classic Jen activity. Anyw [...]