On the 24th of November, myself and a dozen others spent the afternoon with Simon Zdraveski, his interns and 90 years … More
Category: Things of limited interest to other people
Marfy Catalogues Pattern Haul
It’s been a long while since I did a post like this – mostly because there was a huuuuge gap … More
It’s a Girl!
And we’ve named her Billie Jemima – born last month, ridiculously healthy and definitely on the larger end of the … More
Things I’m sewing now I’m a Pregbot*.
Pregnancy is seeing me do things I would never normally do… like sewing with a plan. It’s refreshing to know that my … More
“Hi, my name is Melanie, and it’s been 6 months since I last posted”. Yep, and about 5 of that … More
Sweatshop: Deadly Fashion
A week after watching these videos, and I still can’t get them out of my head. Watch the mental shift … More
Dry Cleaner Says NO
Do you wash your self-made things separately to your RTW stuff? Hand wash them instead? Maybe it’s never even occurred to … More
A distraction from my lack of tangible sewing progress.
Today’s post will be a delightful distraction away from me not having anything currently worthwhile talking about when it comes … More
P1003 & P1004: Hi-tech Fabric
I don’t know if anyone else has noticed, but in the last decade of so fabric technology appears to have … More
Turn of Cloth and a WIP
Its been a little quiet on the sewing front here recently… but that’s soon to change. I’ve been working away … More