So I finally got onto the Blackwood Cardigan wagon and oh my, now I know what all the fuss is about! It is quite interesting...I have noticed that the patterns that get the most love from the community, are often the more simple and practical ones.Read More
Sewing Makes You Love Yourself (#smyly2018) is a challenge which exemplifies everything that I feel about sewing. Initiated by three lovely ladies of the sewing community Athina Kakou, Lisa Kisch and Hattie Van Der Krohn, this challenge celebrates the power of sewing in keeping many of us happy, healthy and sane.
It certainly has been a big year for me in many ways, both personal and professional. The highs and lows of getting a creative start-up revving have not eluded me. There have been a few moments when a cloud of paralysing doubt has descended upon me. More so however, there are many more moments where there is nothing else that I would rather been doing! And that's what keeps me going.Read More
This season has been all about 2 things... the wrap and the statement sleeve. Whilst I am not jumping on the 'big-sleeve-bus', I certainly am enjoying the wraps-wraps dresses, wrap tops, wrap skirts, faux wraps etc. For me, wearing garments at the waist is very uncomfortable so anything with a tie to do that cinching at the waist is a big plus for me.Read More