My Sewing Projects

I’ve really enjoyed sewing lately and thought it would be fun to share all my recent “lockdown’ makes in one post. It had been years since i had made anything other than the odd cushion cover or fabric blinds for our old London flat, i think i made a denim pinafore and then my sewingContinue reading “My Sewing Projects”

Thrift Flip

Something a little different but i wanted to share with you a thrift flip I’ve been working on. I got this cute dress for my birthday from Zara. I love the print but the dress just didn’t do anything for me and my body shape. I’ve seen plenty of videos of thrift flips on youtube,Continue reading “Thrift Flip”

Vasquez Rocks

On Saturday we headed out for a drive to Vasquez Rocks, we also visited the Antelope Valley Poppy reserve but sadly no poppies just shit loads of locusts! I may have screamed the whole time while we did a little hike. It was very hot and extremely windy, which totally ruined my hair. Oh IContinue reading “Vasquez Rocks”

Making An Appearance

I finally got around to finishing this dress. It’s only taken me a couple of months! I think i changed the sleeves about 10 times before finally landing on this style. I cut the pattern a little different as i originally wanted elastic straps but after failing to get them to sit right and unpickingContinue reading “Making An Appearance”