Sewing with Sequins

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

City & Guilds Fashion Courses – Last Places up for Grabs!

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!

The Making of my Wedding Dress – Part 2 – Creating the Pattern & Toile

I'd done the research, chosen a style and bought some fabric.  Now I was ready to begin the making process!! I've made a lot of dresses, but this wedding dress was going to take me into new territory and I was a little bit scared! -  I was having a few doubts about my skills.  What … Continue reading The Making of my Wedding Dress – Part 2 – Creating the Pattern & Toile