Can I just wear pyjamas every day please?
My view on the concept of lazy sewing, tldr, It doesn't exist.
Why decluttering is hard and how I'm trying to help my mental health by clearing my house of stuff.
Or how I began to like myself again.... At the start of this year I decided that I was done spending money on clothes. They cost so much, they never fit me well and the ethics of buying clothes from big stores was a bit depressing. I made a pledge to myself that I wouldn't… Continue reading Building a Handmade Wardrobe
I've missed this.... Guys, it's been a while! I haven't written anything for ages and it's been even longer than that since I've written anything that I actually published. I've had some ideas knocking about in my head and written things down but ended up deleting them rather than sharing because I really wasn't sure… Continue reading It’s Been A While
So the summer holidays have started and I find myself in a quandary. I have been so looking forward to a bit of time free from the tyranny of the school run and with plenty of time to faff about with the kids and dogs. So far it has not worked that way. I've been… Continue reading Summer Holidays
This year I seem to have regained some of my sewing mojo! I have felt wholly unmotivated for the longest time and it has taken a while for me to get back to myself. Last year saw me do very little with my sewing machine and it was kind of depressing. I couldn’t seem to… Continue reading My Sewing Mojo
I started this year with the best of intentions, I was going to watch less tv and instead I was going to blog more, make more and be generally more productive. Clearly I haven't been doing as well as I would have liked to! I decided to put my clothes sewing on hold for a… Continue reading The Best Laid Plans
Ever since I started to learn to sew I've wanted to sew my own clothes. I've managed to successfully make a couple of things but I'm not confident in my clothes sewing skills despite being reasonably confident on my sewing machine. This year I am determined to expand my me made wardrobe and to expand… Continue reading Sewing Goals
For most of 2015 I was a bad blogger. I had so little brain power that managing to get crafty was a trial, writing about it was impossible! This year I'm determined to be different! I've realised that the biggest thing holding me back is the dreaded goggle box so this year I'm going on… Continue reading Sewing Softies