I haven't made a jacket for myself since about 1999 while I was at uni. It was a bottle green jacket, a bit of a disaster and I think my mum finished it for me. I'm not sure what I was thinking at the time... it was same colour as my old school uniform and … Continue reading Power Dressing
After the success of my first pair of espadrilles I couldn't wait to make some more!... clearly my enthusiasm did not amount to me getting on with making them...it's only taken nearly a year to get round to it - the last pair I made for a friend's wedding in July 2017 and I've just … Continue reading I made more espadrilles!!
This has been an epic project but I finally finished it!! Head over to the Minerva Crafts blog to find out more about how I made the Persian Tiles Eastern Jewels crochet blanket: https://www.minervacrafts.com/blog/projects/make-the-eastern-jewels-crochet-blanket-with-julia
I'm very excited about this! I've wanted to try out bra making for some time.
I've written a review for Minerva Crafts about the new ergonomic knitting needles by Prym... head over to their blog to find out more...
Happy New Year!! It's 2018 and time to start as I mean to go on... with a few more blog posts! I've been very busy over the past year making things but have failed to write about hardly anything... so here goes... I've wanted to make myself a sequin dress for some time and what … Continue reading Sewing with Sequins
I'm tall and I've got big feet so buying shoes can be a bit of a problem. I've thought about making my own shoes for a while now but have only ever dabbled in making slippers and not anything that could function in the outdoors... until now! I've finally made my own pair of espadrilles!! … Continue reading Making Espadrilles