Monday Moments 3.0

Feeling pink this February but tbh I’m always feeling those pink vibes. Here’s a selection of pictures that I’m using as visual inspiration for this month.

What’s inspiring you?

February Sewing Plans

Hello February! Good news guys we are one month closer to getting out of this horrible winter weather. I can’t be the only one who is bored of coats, bored of layering and just bored of being cold and miserable.

So January has been a tough month for me sewing wise

Monday Moments : Faves From the Month

La La Land

I went to see this it’s therefore a no brainer that i loved and more than anything need this yellow dress!
Yellow – Frank H. Wu

This month I’ve been reading this. I have quite a way to go but it has been a real eye opener and seems quite

January Playlist

This month my music has been a mix of old indie faves like Vampire Weekend and The Courtneers, which bring me back to my clubbing days. With some solid faves that could be in this playlist ever month such as TLSP, Sleater Kinney and Those Dancing Days . I also went

5 High Street Destinations for Sewing/Style Inspo

When I first started sewing the thing I found the least inspiring were the covers of sewing patterns. I often found that the fabric choices were questionable and when you’re just trying to get your head round the mechanics of sewing, and the fact you can actual make your own clothes, being

Monday Moment 2.0

Style Stalk 
Liv Purvis – What Olivia Did

Who doesn’t love Liv Purvis’ style? If you ever doubted the need for floaty dresses, ruffles and sleeves go check her out and think again. (Also big love for her latest with video with Charlotte from Betty magazine.)
On Repeat
Those Dancing Days-  Those Dancing Days 
Hands

Monday Moment 1.0

Sometimes you have one of those weeks that despite your best intentions and despite the endless things you write on your to do list, you just don’t get shit done. This past week has been one of those weeks. 

But here’s to a 2017 where we don’t beat ourselves up about

Letters to Cleo

Unless you’ve been living in a very dark cave without access to Instagram, you will have seen the Tilly and the Buttons Cleo. It has been everywhere and rightly so. For me, even before the Cleo entered the sewing world, dungaree dresses have been a wardrobe staple. I had previously made

Stylish Websites to Banish Those January Blues

Man Repeller 

First up, Leandra Medine is cool and her unique style is reflected in the content found on Man Repeller. Personal faves: the Dick-shun-ary tab, New Year’s Resolution so whats, To Do  and First Generation Stories.
Bookmark it if you want a no shits given approach to writing about life.
Garance Dore

Confession: I have

5 Things I Learnt from my Year of Handmade

Last year was a wonderful year for my handmade wardrobe. I started the year with a few summer dresses and ended the year with enough clothes to wear something handmade everyday.

Here are the five things I learnt from my year of handmade
1. You Can’t/ Don’t Need To Make Everything
When you