Simplicity 8014: DIY Brushed Flannel Plaid Checked Button Down Shirt Dress

Hey Friends, Today is a quick share of my most recent make: a button down shirt dress made using Simplicity 8014. This is my second time making this shirt dress. You can see my first version here, made using an African wax print. This time round the main alteration I made was doing a 5/8ths […]

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McCalls 6885: DIY Popover Gingham Shirt Dress

Hello Friends from Sunny Cumbria, It’s  not often I write that! But we have been enjoying some sunny weather lately and I thought I would share this shirt dress I finished recently – infact, I am wearing it right now! This is McCalls 6885McCalls 6885, which I have made before, and you can see my […]

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McCalls 7094 made for Love Sewing Magazine: DIY Open Back Pullover Top

Hey Friends, Today I wanted to share a review for McCalls 7094, which is the pattern included in this months Love Sewing Magazine, which is available to buy right now! Amy is the editor of Love Sewing Magazine, and also authors the sewing blog, Almond Rock. We have met each other before a couple(?) of […]

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McCalls 6696: DIY Navy Linen Shirt Dress

Hello Friends, Good morning from a sunny corner of Cumbria. A few weeks back I attended the Minerva Meet Up. I am sure from other blogs you would have already read details of the day. It was a well organised and well attended event, and it was great to finally meet some other bloggers, readers […]

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