Tag Archives: sewing

A New Pattern is Floating Its Way To You!

Calling all floaty/breezy/drapey/gorgeous fabric lovers! This floaty top is super simple but absolutely stunning on. Once familiar with the pattern most sewers will be able to cut it out and sew it in less than an hour. Plus, there’s both ladies and children’s version – love love love. There are two neckline options (high and boat […]

New Pattern Perfect For Halloween & Beyond – Introducing Cape-tastic

Introducing Cape-tastic… the cape that can be anything you want it to be! This pattern includes a step-by-step basic cape pattern with hood, as well as full pattern pieces and instructions & how to turn it into a feathered bird. There’s a coloring page so you can plan your cape… Plus a modifications section at […]

Free Cape-tastic Modification – The Dalek!

  What you’ll need: Cape-tastic pattern 1.5 diameter styrofoam balls Spray paint 2 small cups 1 pack white pipe cleaners Glue gun   Steps: Start by picking your colors … for this instructions, I used red and black. 1. Cut foam ball in half, use spray paint to paint balls (make sure you are in […]

New Mommy & Me Maxi Dress Pattern!

Long live the summer dress! In summer with sunscreen and sandals, in fall with trainers and a cardigan, in spring with a denim jacket and wedges and… well basically whenever it’s not snowing. The Monte Carlo Maxi is a gorgeous dress can be made from knit or woven. The ladies version has two top options wide […]

Don’t Miss The St. Tropez Swing Sale!

Only 3 days left before the St. Tropez Swing sale ends! To tempt you here’s a few more gorgeous tester photos… this is one top you need in your wardrobe this summer!            Sale ends on 31st July 2016. Special release price only $6.50 each (regular price $8.50 each) or get the […]

New Mommy & Me matching pattern!

Time for some summer sewing… and just in time for a new pattern release! Yays 🙂 Happy sewing! The St. Tropez Swing is a chic Mommy & Me matching set comes in top or dress length. It’s got a cute little cut out in the back, optional sleeves and an optional belt. Go for the sleeveless version for a […]

New coat pattern perfect for all seasons!

The Amsterdam All-Weather Coat is here and ooooh it’s so lovely! It makes a perfect light-weight Spring coat, a sturdy cute Raincoat or even a snug winter coat. It’s super versatile and with all raw edges hidden, it’s as beautiful inside as it is out! It comes in sizes ladies XXS to 5XL, or unisex […]

Hooded Fox Towel Tutorial and Free Pattern

Today I’m going to show you how I made this cute fox towel. Hooded towels are pretty easy to sew up and are great for toddlers and older kids who have outgrown their hooded baby towels. We have included a free pattern for this towel. When  you print it out, make sure that you are […]

Hooded Bunny Towel Tutorial and Free Pattern

Hooded Bunny Towel Tutorial and Free Pattern

When my son started growing out of his store bought hooded towels I decided to try my hand at making him some versions with regular sized towels and I was really happy with how they turned out. Now that my daughter is getting older, it’s time to start making some for her. Today I’m going […]

Hand Embroidered Nursery Love Cushion

Having just moved house and with the arrival of our little girl imminent I’ve had such an urge to decorate the nursery.  But not the practical things like painting the walls, or cleaning the drawer unit… they’re for hubby to get on with.  Me, I’ve wanted to do the pretty things like some wall art […]