That title makes it sound like I’ve got millions! And honestly, by other knitters standards I only have a couple which haven’t been gifted to anyone yet (they do make awesome gifts). I only asked the question because a non-knitting friend called into question my sanity not too long ago. Let me set the scene…… Continue reading How many socks are too many?
So I believe I promised you a little tour of one of my new favourite spaces. My new and shiny sewing room!! Disclaimer… the sewing room also doubles as my office for work purposes and the general ironing room. This means I can often walk into the room and find my dear partners work shirts,… Continue reading A peek inside my sewing room
Wow… that was quite a break, I really didn’t intend for it to be quite so long! In my last mini little post I mentioned that we had packed up the house and moved, and, well, that’s taken up pretty much all of my time over the last few weeks. It was a pretty big… Continue reading Hiatus
Well the house has been packed away…. transported across the North (we didn’t move far)… and mostly unpacked again. This was very stressful and it also meant I couldn’t sew anything!! Aaaaaaaarrrgh!! I didn’t even have much time for knitting either. Yes people, it’s been hard. But my new home has something extra special that… Continue reading Meanwhile on Instagram
I write this on a day which is dull and rather chilly, which feels a million miles away from the day which I took the photos of this dress what I made. It’s been really hot here over the last few weeks which is really unusual for the extreme north of England. So to celebrate… Continue reading The first of the Summer Dresses
So I made myself another Deer & Doe Plaintain tee. I’m not going to bore you with the details of how it was to make, I’ve already churned out and talked about a few on here. On this one, however, I made a little tweak in the pattern and that’s what I wanted to share.… Continue reading Just a tiny tweak
Well it is the 31st May, another Me-Made May has come and gone. So what did I wear this week? On Monday I wore the Scout tee I had spent Saturday making… because, you know shiny and new! On Tuesday I wore my Butterick 6182 blouse in white viscose. Wednesday was an absolute scorcher and… Continue reading Week 4: Me-Made the bonus edition