Hey sew folks,

Hope you are all doing well and getting a chance to live your best craft lives.

Since I last saw you I’ve been knitting my balls off trying to finish a Parma violet coloured jumper in mohair and I had a jolly to the knitting at stitching show at Ally Pally. I came away with a few bits of fabric that I hope to convert from stash to super make soon.

Here’s a nice autumn number I whipped up- the Sew Over It Vintage Shirtdress.

I’ve been trying to up my midi dress game as they are so good for me to wear to work- I’ve had this pattern in my queue for a fair while.

I used this burgundy paisley rayon that I got for pennies online. I was a little worried that this would be too light for this design but I lengthened the skirt to a midi level, so was prepared to either i) wear a slip ii) hope the additional length and buttons... [read more]