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, …

Dressed to Impress!

In my visit to the pop up shop in Nottingham, I had found a McCalls pattern (M7084) for a shirt dress with different variations in style. This was one of my bargain patterns as it was in their sale for £4 and I fell in love with the style! I had bought a similar style …