February and March Makes

Somehow, we are at the start of May already, and I don’t know how we got here. We’ve gone from dark nights and days, to lighter and brighter ones, and already we are now able to visit people outside again (even with the snow and cold weather that we have had over the Easter bank …

Blue Sunday Bertha

It’s been a week since I made the Billie jumper dress in the cable knit, and since then I had decided with my Mum’s input to order some of the blue cable knit to make a cardigan to go with the Grace dress for those summer evenings where it starts to feel a bit chilly. …

Billie

After the Emma Dress, my phobia of knit fabrics needed conquering. Instagram keeps providing me with some great inspiration and my favourite online Fabric shop Textile Express shared loads of photos of their cable knit fabrics and so I couldn’t resist. Before I had any real plan, I’d ordered 2 metres each of the pink and mint …

Goodness Grace-ious Me!

At least that’s what I hope people will say! This is my first make of 2021, following on from the Ava Skirt. This pattern is another beauty from Sew Over It, and is accompanied by online tutorials as part of their Stitch School subscription. I had printed the pattern and instructions ready to go back …

Time to reflect

2020 was a long year, but at the start of 2021 when I look back now, I realise actually how quickly the time seemed to disappear. Whilst it was a hard year in so many ways, I can’t help but smile when I think about how much I still managed to achieve and learn. Sewing, …