Crochet, Knitting

It’s a wrap!

Now spring is almost here, it's time to put away the winter wollies and bring out the casual wraps... or at least, I think so. The turquoise wrap is aptly named Tess D'Urberville (free from Ravelry) a simple knit pattern with a crochet edge to give it some contrasting colour. My pink ballet wrap is for… Continue reading It’s a wrap!


Pinafore for Perfection

I have wanted a pinafore dress for.... years!  I could never find one in the shop, and then I discovered this.  Tilly and the Buttons Cleo pinafore and dungaree dress. I find that Tilly's pattern's are incredibly easy to follow, and this didn't take long to make. I love the finished article too - you… Continue reading Pinafore for Perfection


Travel and tidy

These 2 little neat travel sets are based on ideas that I've seen on Pintrest, Etsy, and other brilliant sites great for ideas. The bumble bee fabric is from Stuart Hillard's collection (from the Great British Sewing Bee, series 1) - Sewing Bumble Bee buttons and Sewing Bumble Bee Honeycomb Yellow, matched with a plain dark… Continue reading Travel and tidy