Tag Archive for sewing

Bespoke Waistcoat

I made this bespoke waistcoat for someone who was going to the Goodwood Revival last summer. Shopping for vintage items or clothing with a retro style can be time consuming, and a little frustrating.  This is especially true if you have an exact picture in your mind of what you’re looking for.  Additionally, wearing true vintage isn’t everyone’s cup of tea!… Read more →

November Projects

Here’s a round up of my November projects with photos and a few comments! I completed three projects last week for a customer in Boxgrove, West Sussex.  She runs a successful B&B business, and needed a fresh new look for one room, as well as a window dressing for a brand new room.  Cushion covers were ordered for a living area… Read more →

Preparation tips for sewing

If you have never sewn before, or if it has been a long time since you last threaded up your needle, the thought of starting a new project can be a little intimidating.  But fear not! Just like many other creative activities, success is largely down to good preparation.  Therefore, I have put together a checklist of 5 preparation tips… Read more →