August Roundup


It’s hard to believe that Summer is officially over. This year is flying by faster than I can believe, and August was no exception.


August started with some impulse making, on a visit to Darn It and Stitch in Oxford, I fell in love with some green cotton, which I instantly knew would make a fantastic Dominique skirt. I wasn’t disappointed and wrote a post all about why this is the perfect pattern for beginners. Continue reading

June and July Roundup


I can’t quite believe that it’s already the 31st of July, the summer is flying by! It’s safe to say that I’ve had quite a busy few months, and if you’re a regular reader, you’ll probably understand why. June was of course focused around Blogtacular. I’ve written quite a few posts about the event already, but what I will say, is that even 6 weeks on, I can’t believe the positive impact it had.

So what else have I been up to?


I of course made my latest Coco dress to wear to the Blogtacular welcome party. I’ve worn it a number of times since, and have been given lots of compliments from colleagues, particularly impressed that I made it myself! The Coco is such an easy dress that I can see myself making many more. Continue reading