September 21, 2016

Giant Paper Flower Update

My giant paper flower is one of my most looked up items on my blog with whopping 123,647 views over the last four years.  Do people stil...

September 20, 2016

Geometric Millennium Falcon - Paper Piecing

I was brave enough or silly enough to have a go at paper piecing back in May - it's not for the faint hearted people.  Of course I cho...

March 19, 2016

Sewing: Purl Soho Patterns

Purl Soho has some fabulous free patterns, they are a go-to for modern, simple and classy patterns and they have impeccable fabric taste....

March 18, 2016

Sewing: World Book Day - How to Train Your Dragon

World Book Day was a Viking inspired affair... due to a friend having a Horrible History party a little while back and I knew our costum...

October 17, 2015

Fashion Accessories and Materials in the early 1900's

Image: French Garden House I borrowed a fabulous book from the library called, Fashion since 1900: The complete source book by John Peac...

October 1, 2015

Discover: The True Cost of Fast Fashion

Two months ago I watched the brilliant documentary, The True Cost .  The movie highlighted the complexities of the Fast Fashion industry ...