My Wedding Dress (Part One: The Pattern)

Andy and I got engaged in February this year and I decided straight away that I would be sewing my own dress. I thought that,…

Another Cambie dress? Oh go on then…

Cambie Dress Obsessed Oh I do love the Sewaholic Cambie* dress. But then, you’ll know that if you’ve been reading for a while. It took…

Sewing My Bridesmaids Dresses

Being a child of the Eighties, who was bridesmaid twice, I do not have fond memories of bridesmaids dresses of my youth. In fact, let’s…

A Pinafore Alternative: Simplicity 1325 Dress

The Pinafore – Love It or Hate It? I can’t make my mind up about pinafore dresses. On one hand I love the look of…

A Skirt In Twenty Minutes

Yep, Stripes Again… After sewing a maxi dress and a turtleneck top, I still had around a metre of my taupe and black striped fabric…

Even more Simplicity 1325 t-shirts!

So apparently it was Blue Monday this week (a pseudo-scientific concept invented for marketing purposes). We’re all supposed to feel the most depressed on the…

Simplicity 1325: A Turtleneck Top

Hacking Simplicity 1325 into a Turtleneck After I made my striped maxi dress, I still had a fair bit of fabric left. I’d overestimated how…