Monthly Archives: April 2017

Me Made May 17

For the past three years, I have taken part in Me Made May. If you don’t already know, this challenge started by a sewing blogger called Zoe, eight years ago. It is a fun challenge that gets the sewing community together and we make a pledge for the month of May regarding our handmade wardrobes. The pledge … Continue reading Me Made May 17

Hemming a circle skirt tutorial

I was asked by a few people how I hemmed my Paris dress so I decided to film a quick tutorial while I was hemming my latest Zinnia skirt by Colette Patterns. I used the toucan fabric that I bought in Paris for the outer skirt and lined it with some of the grey lining … Continue reading Hemming a circle skirt tutorial

Parisian adventures

Bonjour! Last weekend I took a trip to Paris for four days with my family to celebrate my Mum’s 70th birthday. I decided that it would be a great challenge for me to wear only handmade clothes during the trip. Day One: Our flight left Bristol at 7:30am so we arrived in Paris at about … Continue reading Parisian adventures