Tags archives: Backstitch

  • The Cosiest I Am Zebre Sweater

  • It’s official guys – sweater weather is well and truly upon us. And I couldn’t be happier. Why? Because Autumn is my fav. The colours, the crispy coldness (only it has to be sunny too for me to be ok with this part!), the crunchy leaves under foot, fireworks, pumpkins, hot chocolates and oh – No [...]
  • 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 [...]
  • Some truly 'Ultimate' Pyjamas

  • Hello out there! It's been a while. If you follow me on Instagram, you may already know the reason for my radio silence on the blog... I had a baby! Born at the end of February, I had a gorgeous baby boy weighing a hefty 9lb 9oz (go me!). So I have been busy adjusting to motherhood and tortur [...]
  • A Coco Fit for a Baby Bump!

  • Being a Tilly and the Buttons super fan, I even surprised myself for taking this long to try a Coco dress! I might be heavily pregnant, but thought I'd make one now just for fun, to see if it would work. I just decided to just try making a larger size than I normally would, with no fancy mate [...]
  • Ironing Board Cover Makeover

  • So I’ve been busy nesting lately. Except not with preparing a nursery or anything… instead I have been tarting up my sewing room. Obviously. Got my priorities sorted! I made this jazzy ironing board cover following this fab tutorial on the Tilly and the Buttons website. It was so quick and ea [...]