Cosiest of jumpers

Cosiest of jumpers

I think I’ve made the cosiest of jumpers ever!   I love a bit of knit wear.  Nothing can make you feel like you’re being cocooned better than the perfect jumper.(sweater)  I’m constantly on the look out for the knitwear of dreams and I think...
Dinosaurs and Dressing up

Dinosaurs and Dressing up

Dressing up Why don’t we dress up?  In these days of staying home I think we should take a lesson from the smalls in our lives.  They don’t care if they don’t have a party to go to or if they need to see anybody on a zoom call. If they fancy dressing up as a...
Closet Core Staple Pattern

Closet Core Staple Pattern

Who knew a jean pattern could become a smart staple.  It should have been obvious since I can live in jeans when I don’t need to be in work mode.  My normal trouser pattern is a wide leg fly front which wouldn’t have worked for this fabric.  Naturally...
Striking back with Zadie

Striking back with Zadie

The Zadie pattern strikes again with another variation.  It’s no secret that this pattern is a good base for a variety of hacks.  I love it!  Having started with the jumpsuit , I went onto a dress and now I’ve lengthened the top part into a really...
Summer in Bridgetown.

Summer in Bridgetown.

I’ve hovered over the Bridgetown backless dress by Sew House 7 for some time now. I think I look at it most summers to brighten up my summer wardrobe. I then talk my self out of it due to the number of projects on the list. Well, this year I bit the bullet....