My Wonderful World of Sewing

The Colette Laurel Dress 3 ways

The Colette Laurel Dress 3 ways

The Colette Laurel is my type of dress, simple in design but an absolute wardrobe staple. It’s a great pattern for beginners as it really enables y...
My Jennifer Lauren Handmade Ostara Tops

My Jennifer Lauren Handmade Ostara Tops

I had a real gap in my wardrobe for comfortable but classy tops, tops that I can wear in the office but that can equally be dressed down with jeans...
A new sewing challenge #alittlelawnparty

A new sewing challenge #alittlelawnparty

I'm so excited to share with you a sewing challenge that I am co-hosting with the lovely Atia from @thebrightblooms, let me tell you all about #ali...
My Wear Lemonade Dita Dress

My Wear Lemonade Dita Dress

I love the look of a wrap dress on other people, how it hugs the body in just the right places to show off a beautiful shape. My own figure is quit...
My By Hand London Zeena Dress

My By Hand London Zeena Dress

I am taking part in the day and night dress challenge that is being hosted by the lovely Elizabeth made this, the idea is that you make a dress for...
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...
How to pattern match fabric

How to pattern match fabric

Pattern matching can be a little tricky and it took me quite a while to get my head around it. Here is a little guide on what technique works well ...
My Vogue V1102 Dress

My Vogue V1102 Dress

The Vogue V1102 has been pinned to my “dress patterns that I love” Pinterest board for quite some time, and seen as my 40th birthday is fast approa...
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...
My Closet Case Patterns Ginger Jeans

My Closet Case Patterns Ginger Jeans

I recently found that I was getting a little bit “samey” with my sewing projects, mainly making dresses, lots of different versions of dresses of c...
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...