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'Reworking' Workwear: With a White Shirt Dress and a Textured Coat

It is Monday and the weekly cycle of life starts afresh. Work is a large part of this cycle and for many of us work clothes are an integral part of our wardrobe. 295 more words

My Western LookBook

One Cuba Libre, please!

Now that the secret has been out for a while, I can share my dress with you. Although I am a little late to the party. 706 more words


Completed: Denim Rosa Dress

Good morning, everyone! As I write this, I am preparing to experience what will probably be the shittiest day of my life (literally – I have a colonoscopy tomorrow and today is prep day) (lol) (bet you never expected to read THAT on a sewing blog). 1,018 more words

Completed Projects - New

A Grainline 'Alder' shirtdress with sleeves

I’ve already made one Alder earlier in the summer and liked wearing it more than I expected to…a slightly bizarre statement surely?  I loved the fabric, a cute butterfly-print poplin bought from… 608 more words

Paisley in the Park - Named Helmi dress

Hi there – it’s definitely autumn here now! The clocks have gone back and the days are already so much shorter. Today it was a little grey so the photos aren’t the greatest but at least I remembered to get some before it got dark! 448 more words

Things I Made!

Cracking the stripes code

Stripes is probably the only pattern, that if worn in the right manner can accentuate the features you want to highlight and give off that desirable look you wanted all along.  511 more words