• Pattern

    Vintage patterns from ebay

    I love browsing ebay for sencond hand goods. I have recently noticed that there are a lot of vintage sewing patterns for sale on ebay and I have been lucky and won a couple of auctions !!  Quite excited about getting  the patterns out and planning some sewing projects.

  • Party Pant

    New project – tailored “Party Pant”

    When I was visiting my family in Australia last month  I spent couple of days back in my country town of Walcha. My home in Walcha fills me with very fond memories and this little impromptu visit gave me a chance to affectionately rummage through my mum’s sewing cupboard and see if there was anything I could “borrow” and add to my own “sewing studio” in London. What I love most about this cupboard is the vast array zippers  and fabric of all lengths and colours, patterns and bits and bobs carefully packed into the small shelves and drawers.  I can remember clothing being made for me out of the fabric still in here. My…