My Wonderful World of Sewing

My Named Clothing Stella Blouse

My Named Clothing Stella Blouse

I'm super pleased to have written my first guest blog for Minerva Crafts, I tell you all about making the Named Clothing Stella blouse along with a...
My True Bias Hudson Pants

My True Bias Hudson Pants

Now that I have made my first pair, I totally "get" why there is so much love out there for the True Bias Hudson Pants. They were an absolute drea...
My Nina Lee Southbank Sweater Dress

My Nina Lee Southbank Sweater Dress

It's feeling very festive this weekend as we've had lots of snow, so it was the perfect time to start my Nina Lee Southbank Sweater Dress. I stumb...
Named Clothing Yona Coat Version 2

Named Clothing Yona Coat Version 2

I loved making my first Named Clothing Yona coat so much that I jumped straight into version number 2! To be honest, version 1 was a trial run whi...
The Named Clothing Yona Coat

The Named Clothing Yona Coat

I have really enjoyed listening to the “Love to Sew” Podcast. In a recent episode there was some discussion regarding “how do you know when you hav...
The Pattern Drafter - My self drafted dress

The Pattern Drafter - My self drafted dress

I have been sewing now for 4-5 years and over that time I have been through such a learning journey, sometimes my earlier sewing projects pop up in...
Making the Butterick B6318 from a bedsheet

Making the Butterick B6318 from a bedsheet

I love the Butterick B6318, I adore the simple style, the loose fit bodice and also the fact that there are no tricky sleeves to set as they are pa...
The Wear Lemonade Frida Dress

The Wear Lemonade Frida Dress

Now I won't go on about how much I love Wear Lemonade patterns, as I think that I laboured that point on my Falbala top post, but this is the story...
The Wear Lemonade Falbala Top

The Wear Lemonade Falbala Top

I have found my new pattern love! "Wear Lemonade" is exactly why I love to make my own clothes, it's fun, modern, unique and vibrant but with a ret...
The Colette Laurel Dress

The Colette Laurel Dress

The Colette Laurel Dress is a lovely shift dress with lots of different options, I really wanted a 1960's style dress with a modern twist, so this ...
The By Hand London Kim Dress

The By Hand London Kim Dress

Ever since I was little I've always loved nautical fashion, I remember my Mum buying me a sailors hat one summer while we were on holiday, I loved ...
Tilly and the Buttons Coco dress

Tilly and the Buttons Coco dress

I had sat back and admired so many lovely versions of the Tilly and the Buttons Coco dress but hadn't yet made a version for myself, I tend to wear...