Monthly Archives: January 2016

Sewaholic Renfrew

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I over the years I have been working on getting a decent T-shirt pattern and have tried Sewaholic’s Renfrew top. It took me a while to get it to fit nicely. I ended up cutting two sizes smaller than I started with and doing an FBA, I also adjusted the size of the armscye as I always find this cuts… Read more »

Sunday Sevens #10

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Welcome to this weeks instalment of Sunday Sevens from Natalie at Thread and Bobbins, posting 7 photos of your week that wouldn’t warrant blog posts of their own. This week I am also going to continue to post my goals for the coming week to see if that helps me get them achieved, hopefully this week will be better than… Read more »

Seamwork Oslo

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Another Seamwork pattern that I have made multiple times is the Oslo cardigan, unfortunately I only have my version left to be able to take photographs of as the other two were given as gifts to Nikki and my Mother. I made this up in a lovely open knit fabric from Tia Knight, which unfortunately got washed a little too… Read more »

Seamwork Aberdeen

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*Warning Picture heavy post* I have subscribed to Seamwork since about issue 3 but tbh I haven’t actually made that much from it, but everything I do make seems to be made in multiples. The Geneva pants have been made countless times, I ended up having to make an Oslo for both Nikki and my Mum after they saw mine,… Read more »

The #StitchingSanta I sent out

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So you have already seen the wonderful presents that I received from my Stitching Santa buddies and Becki from Dartmoor Yarns showed you what I sent her, but my other present hasn’t been blogged about and just on the off chance you have all been there waiting on tenterhooks so see what goodies I sent out I thought I would… Read more »

Quick Project: Recovering a Chair

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So just before Christmas (on the day of a party of course…) I decided that I wanted to give a new lease of life to a Chair we had in our house which was looking very sorry for itself. This project was quite quick, definitely under an hour, and it is a quick way to brighten up the chair. Although… Read more »