Mentions: shelovestomake

  • #sewgoodintentions2019 project 2: the #GBSB tea dress!

    #sewgoodintentions2019 project 2: the #GBSB tea dress!

    I finished sewing my Great British Sewing Bee tea dress recently!; this gorgeous fabric was gifted to me, and it is a 70s vintage inspired bright floral and apple print (very in keeping with this series’ 70s themed episode). The original pattern which I have hacked with an inverted pleat and a contrasting polka dot facing, was part of a Daily…

  • A year in my sewing life, and introducing #sewgoodintentions2019!

    A year in my sewing life, and introducing #sewgoodintentions2019!

    So it’s been a while since I blogged, and I wanted to round-up a year of my sewing progress in 2018 – for me it’s been an incredibly clarifying experience. I have discovered that: I value quality over quantity. My sewing priorities change with the seasons and I am drawn to dress patterns, above separates.…