Sewing

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

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Sewing

Tilly Top

I had a couple of weeks in between jobs not long ago, and decided that I would use the time to learn to sew jersey.  I love Tilly and the Buttons, and their Agnes top was perfect for what I wanted.  So... here it is.  I love it.  It's so comfy - would definitely recommend… Continue reading Tilly Top

Knitting

Snug as a bug

The boy's mum is always cold, especially at our house, with no heating, drafty walls and only pups to keep us cosy!  So, for her birthday, I have knitted her this jumper.  Her favourite colour is purple, so I'm hoping she likes it.   I used this pattern, found on love knitting and knitted it in Lion… Continue reading Snug as a bug