Sewing Jersey T-shirts: Tabitha Tee and The Coco Top

Recently, while planning my sewing, I was looking through my wardrobe to see what clothing I wore the most, and I noticed how many of my favourite T-shirts are looking rather old, tired and scruffy! It’s definitely time to replace them with some beautiful ‘me-made’ tops! This was my first real foray into sewing withContinue reading “Sewing Jersey T-shirts: Tabitha Tee and The Coco Top”

Janome J3-20 Sewing Machine Review: Thoughts after 2 months

Brand: Janome / Model: J3-20 / Price point: £230 My beginner sewing machine (A Brother LS14) sadly stopped working at the start of September, and after researching the cost of repair I decided it was time to replace it and go for an upgraded option. I had a budget of around £200 – £250 andContinue reading “Janome J3-20 Sewing Machine Review: Thoughts after 2 months”

The Stevie Dress (Tilly Buttons Pattern Review)

I finally tried out the Stevie Dress pattern by Tilly and the Buttons – a great beginners make that was fun and quick to make. I used a lightweight woven viscose for the tunic. Pattern: Stevie Dress by Tilly and the Buttons Fabric: Red birds viscose from pound fabrics Instructions and Sewing the Garment AsContinue reading “The Stevie Dress (Tilly Buttons Pattern Review)”

Eucalypt Cami (Megan Nielson Pattern Review)

Pattern: Eucalypt Cami (Curve) from Megan Nielson Patterns Fabric: Textured yellow woven cotton (no stretch) from a local market I think this top will be one of my favourite patterns to sew! Its straightforward, quick to make (I made it in an afternoon) and its a great garment to make if you have smaller quantitiesContinue reading “Eucalypt Cami (Megan Nielson Pattern Review)”

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