Sew with me | the gilbert top

This week I have been making the Gilbert top by Helen’s closet. Find out how I’ve been finding little pockets of time to get this made by watching my latest YouTube video.

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Picnic Blanket Hannah

I’m back today with another blog about another dress! Someone recently asked me how many dresses have you made….. er well its more than 10, but definitely less than 50. What can I say I like to make them, I like to wear them and in the summer months I get swept up into making […]

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cotton reel studio on youtube

I’m slightly nervous but pleased to announce that I have launched my own YouTube channel. Here you will find me sharing fabric hauls and talking about my sewing plans. I’ll also be sharing what I’ve been making and there may even be some sew-a-longs and tutorials too! I’ve linked the first two videos below, don’t […]

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Ogden Cami Hack

I’m excited to share with you the link to the Lamazi Fabrics blog today where I am talking all about this dress that I made by hacking the Ogden cami pattern. I’ll also be giving you a run down on this beautiful Mind the Maker fabric I used to make it. So head on over […]

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A Capsule Wardrobe: Update #2 Pietra Pants & SUKI DRESS

Today I am sharing a couple more garments I made for my work wear capsule wardrobe. I’m also sharing some thoughts on planning a capsule wardrobe now that the global pandemic has changed my work life for the time being. The Suki Dress Earlier on in the year I bought a remnant piece of Mind […]

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Breezy Burnside Bibs

Today I have my Burnisde bibs to share with you! The pattern is by Sew House Seven and are billed as a stylish, comfortable and easy to wear overall which can be styled up or down depending on your fabric choice. The pattern has two versions #1 being slightly more fitted at the waist and […]

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