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
The new term of sewing courses start from 20th September at Friends Centre and there are just a few places left. Click on the links below to take you to further information and details of how to sign up. City & Guilds Courses: Fashion & Dressmaking Level 1 (Wednesdays 10am-1pm ) 1 SPACE Fashion & Dressmaking Level 1 (Weekends) … Continue reading City & Guilds Fashion Courses – Last Places up for Grabs!
I'd decided to make my bridesmaid dresses for a few reasons. I hoped to save money by doing this, I could also customise them to a style I wanted, and it would be a challenge for me. In my mind I wanted everything to be 'made by me' for this wedding - except for the … Continue reading Making my bridesmaid dresses