You Don’t Have To Be Trendy

Crocheting

OK, I felt like that had to be said out loud.  I sometimes want to shout it a bit.  We all see it on various social platforms, the latest XYZ thing.  I get it, I most definitely have been sucked into the hype of new things in the past.  I probably will in the future.  […]

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Pattern cut, material cut!

So I managed to cut out the pattern onto the material this weekend! You can see the polka dots through the tracing paper pattern.  Quite pleased I managed to find time to squeeze this in, otherwise it would’ve been a rushed job tonight. I’m still so excited about my week project! Next step will be […]

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Pattern, check! Fabric, check!

So we’ve decided to start with a swishy skirt with pockets and to just get the fabric and interface for now. So off I trotted to Ditto Fabrics to pick a fabric I liked.  As I had signed up for a course of classes I got 10% discount at Ditto.  I finally decided on this lovely […]

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It’s official! Sewing starts next week!

As I mentioned in a previous post “My 2013 Style sort out!” I decided to take some sewing classes. So after a largely unsuccessful wardrobe clear out – it would seem my woolly jumpers were taking up most of the room! Anyway I applied to join a sewing class, unfortunately it was fully booked. However, […]

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