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Dotty Ruby Dress

I’m in love with Ruby!

Of course that’s me in the photo; I’m talking about the Ruby dress by Simple Sew.

I started making it early last week and finished it just in time for the weekend, when my lovely mum gave my partner and I the night off and we spent it in 4* luxury in Gloucestershire. 714 more words


I gave up and started something else

A couple of weeks ago it was Kids Clothes Week. You may have seen the fairytale trousers I upcycled for my toddler. I really pleased with them; I haven’t actually altered them at all (I thought I would have to make the rise longer but it turns out that they fit better than they did the first time we tried them!) 501 more words


Kids Clothes Week ~ Upcycled Trousers

Last Friday I found out that it’s Kids Clothes Week this week. This is a challenge where you sew clothes for your kids for an hour every day for seven days. 838 more words


Jeans to Girl's Dungarees Refashion

I’m sooo excited about this make. I have to say that I’m feeling pretty proud of myself right now.

I made my 5 1/2 year old some dungarees; she’s been pestering me for some ever since I made her little sister some last year. 1,288 more words


The Mr Tumble Jumper

If you’re a parent/work with kids/know kids at all you should be aware of this guy who is very irritating but has some kind of magical powers with kids (i.e. 670 more words


Clemence Skirt - Take 2

2015 is going well so far. I made a Clemence Skirt (from Tilly Walnes’s Love at First Stitch book) that FITS!!

The fabric I used was very expensive. 671 more words


A Jewellery Wrap and a Make-Up Brush Roll

Here are the last two gifts I made for Christmas 2014 – after this I’m done talking about Christmas!

But you might be inspired for Christmas 2015… 509 more words