Be part of a Fashion Revolution

Today is the start of Fashion Revolution Week. Haven’t heard of it? Fashion Revolution is global movement with the aim to improve the fashion industry at every level. By working with organisations they aim to change the way fashion is sourced, produced and consumed.

Fashion Revolution Week falls in April during the

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

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

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