Category Archives: Planning

Spring/Summer 2015 sewing plans

I thought I would do a Spring/Summer sewing plans post as doing one in the autumn helped focus me on my sewing priorities. Over the past few years I have sewn quite a few dresses, and over the last year … Continue reading

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New Coat: planning and preparation

I knew that my old coat was getting elderly last year and so I made it a new years resolution to make a new coat. I already owned Simplicity 1540  and really liked the wide collar of option D (the … Continue reading

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CSC swap: Bold and Beautiful book

Before Christmas I agreed to take part in the Curvy Sewing Collective holiday swap. I was partnered with the loverly Sharon. I sent her a copy of Simplicity 1277 and some pearl effect buttons from my stash. This is one … Continue reading

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New Year resolutions 2015

It’s been a while as I have been away for the holidays without internet, so I’m not going to do any kind of review of this years projects. However, one year ago I started this blog with some new years … Continue reading

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Sewing plans: Autumn 2014

I have been off work for the past three weeks, unfortunately without any energy for sitting upright I have not got any sewing done, but I have had time to do lots of planning, PDF pattern printing, and fabric purchasing … Continue reading

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Sew much to do, sew little time

While I was away on honeymoon my mum very kindly took my sewing machine in to our local shop to get a well deserved service (in case you are interested, and local, I use David Drummond in the west end … Continue reading

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New toy

Just a quick post, as I am busy at the moment, but have two finished projects I am writing up when I have a minute (ha!) So I have a new toy I want to shout about. This is the … Continue reading

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