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Coming soon... sneaky peek!

I hope you are all having a lovely weekend.  I don’t have a proper post today, but I do have a sneak peek of a very exciting collaboration due on Wednesday. 13 more words

Sewing Plans

My Colette Patterns Moneta #monetaparty dress

I was so excited in January when I first read about the #monetaparty challenge. I had owned this pattern for a while and it was certainly very high up on my ‘things to make’ list, but this gave me the nudge that I needed to start planning a very special dress. 637 more words


My Monetas

The Moneta Party is very much an instagram challenge but I wanted to share my versions with you. I try to stay true to my style and not join in for the sake of it, hence why there has been no sign of a Cleo on my blog… It just wouldn’t suit me. 823 more words


Moneta Party!

The Moneta Party’s started! I can share my lovely new dress with you all.I was in two minds whether to join in as I’m supposed to be keeping my pattern and fabric stash under control and I already have the Out and About Dress pattern which is very similar. 383 more words

Queen of Hearts Gray Knit Moneta Dress

Yes… evidently the best way to get my sewjo back is to write about having lost my sewjo!  Almost immediately after making that post I decided I was going to sew a… 582 more words


Blithe Blog Tour

Hey everyone! I am super jazzed to be a part of a great blog tour featuring Katarina Roccella’s newest line of fabric for Art Gallery Fabrics, … 931 more words

Art Gallery Fabrics

My very first Moneta dress by Colette Patterns

I am so delighted to finally be able to understand what all the fuss is about with this dress! I have had this pattern since last Autumn and just haven’t got round to making it before now, but since there is a #monetaparty to get entered into I decided that I should maybe have a quick practice run with this pretty floral fabric that I picked up last month from Leicester market during the Dressmakers Meet-up in Leicester organised by… 629 more words