Category archives: Dressmaking

  • A Silky Yellow Magnolia Maxi Dress

  • Hello sewing fans! Sorry for my absence on the blog lately. I've been snowed under with, well... life. But very happy to confirm that I have been managing a little sewing here or there. And this dress is the result of my many bitesize sewing sessions! I'm over the moon with it. I had eyed up [...]
  • A Peachy Cocoon Coat of Dreams

  • Well this has been a long time in the making! One of those projects which I have been working on, in little bitesize pieces, for months now. For so long I had wanted to try my hand at making a proper coat, and heck, I'm bloody proud of myself for making this. The pattern is the Sew Over It Cocoon [...]
  • A Leopard Print Nikko Top

  • Disclaimer - Fabric gifted from Like Sew Amazing, as part of the Like Sew Amazing blogger team.  Hi guys! I haven't posted on the blog in so long. So here I am, showing my face... and this cheeky little top I whipped up last weekend. I keeping seeing leopard print absolutely everywhere on the h [...]
  • Lucida Dress Loveliness!

  • Hi guys! It seems like way too long since I last blogged a new make… so here is my latest project! I haven’t sewn much lately due to a combo of sickness bugs (plural!) and Harvey travelling for work. Plus, you know, normal hectic life… so by the time I managed to get myself back into t [...]
  • A Festive Red True Bias Nikko Dress

  • Happy holidays guys! Somehow I managed to pull out all of the stops and make this dress in super quick time. Which is good, because my 'vision' was to make this to wear on Christmas day.  I haven't made a Nikko before, so it was a bit of a gamble as to whether or not I would like it... if it w [...]
  • My Christmas Gift Guide for Sewists

  • I cannot believe we are here, but I *think* it's officially the countdown to Christmas! So I've put together a little list of my favourite items for gifting to any sewist out there. A few of the items I already own, and they have been such lovely gifts to receive in the past that I really wanted [...]
  • Teal Linen-Viscose Jenny Overalls

  • I loved the Jenny Overalls so much the first time round, I just had to make some more! After I made my first pair (here), I swiftly sourced more fabric from Like Sew Amazing to make a second pair. As soon as I laid eyes on the colour of this one I was sold. It's a beautiful shade of teal whic [...]