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Category Archives: Crafty projects
Hurrah! My coursework is finished, which can only mean one thing: it’s time for Christmas preparations! You probably know that I live in a flat. It’s a nice flat, and quite spacious as far as flats go, but it’s still … Continue reading
After a little nudge from someone on Twitter I had another look at my dress bodice and decided it gaped too much on the top so I took the patter and folded it in the middle so would be narrower … Continue reading
I’m sure you’re all dying to know what happened to my Christmas dressmaking. Well, I made another bodice, one size up but using another size up’s length so the arm holes are slightly bigger and the fit is looser, which … Continue reading
In the previous post I started off with an idea and some patterns, but I wasn’t sure which pattern or shape would suit me best. Step 3: trying out shapes I was in Birmingham on Saturday – an excellent opportunity … Continue reading
My boyfriend started a new job a few months ago, and has informed me I’m going to their Christmas do. This new company is quite a corporate affair, with slick looking people in it, so immediately I started worrying about … Continue reading
You may have seen the picture I posted of my current workstation in the living room – a tiny desk covered in stuff, my sewing machine barely visible at the back. You may also have heard me talk about going … Continue reading
This would make a lovely decoration for a child’s bedroom, or bunting for the queen’s jubilee celebrations. And if you don’t fancy making it yourself, you can buy it from my shop! What you need: Approx 2 A4 sized pieces … Continue reading
It’s not too late to rustle up a pretty card – it only took me 5 minutes to make this last night. All you need is a card, a scrap of fabric, and a ribbon. Cut your scrap of fabric … Continue reading
At the end of a four day weekend it’s only right that I would reflect on what I’ve done with all that time. Well… nothing in particular, which is just what I needed! On Thursday we did our chores, like … Continue reading