Monthly Archives: April 2021

My favourite skirt and trouser patterns

I love wearing separates for versatility and there are some great indie patterns out there right now. This week I am looking at my favourite skirt and trouser patterns to help you build your handmade wardrobe. SKIRTS The Madeleine skirt by Victory Patterns is such a chic piece! It can be made in lots of […]

Sagebrush top – pattern review

Even though the pattern was released last year, it’s only recently that the Friday Pattern Company Sagebrush top has really caught my eye enough to make it to the top of my sewing to do list! It’s a pretty and wearable blouse with a breezy fit and gorgeous puff sleeves. I decided to make mine […]

A blooming Bloomsbury

This week, we have a guest blogger with us! Alice from The Polka Dot Palace has shared her experience of making the Nina Lee Bloomsbury Blouse.   A few months ago, it occurred to me that floaty fabrics don’t suit me. The easy-breezy yet glamorous style that looks great on others just feels frumpy on […]

Leo dungarees – pattern review

This week we have a very special guest blog post written by Joy from Pink Coat Club. Joy made the By Hand London Leo dungarees and shared her pattern review with us.   LEO. LEEE-EEE-EEE-O I’m not normally a fan of jumpsuits or dungarees but for some reason, this pattern just spoke to me. I […]