Kia ora from my bubble here in Auckland to you. These are some very strange scary times, I hope if you are able to get some sewing done it is bringing you some comfort. I’ll admit I struggled when we first went into lockdown, concentration was very much lacking.

I’ve been working from home for the first time, it’s certainly made me look at my wardrobe in a new way. Getting up & showered & ready to face the day is a lot quicker without the commute. I can focus on comfort, but I’ve found getting out of my leggings and tees has made me more “work” minded? I’m still sitting on my toosh in front of a screen all day, but I also want to walk around the neighbourhood (with appropriate social distancing!) at lunch, so a dress over jeans or leggings is a great solution.

From the Merchant & Mills website “A smart & easy to make statement dress, inspired... [read more]