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  • Sustainable sewing: What Is It?

    When I gave my blog a bit of an update after Blogtacular, I added the tagline “Sustainable sewing | Ethical living”. It sums up the…

    Sewing an autumn/winter Capsule Wardrobe

    Now the weather has changed, my thoughts have turned towards creating a capsule wardrobe for autumn and winter. Actually,  this isn’t quite true, I’m always…

    Sewing creates textile waste, should we care?

    I’ve started to think that sewing can be a pretty wasteful hobby. This textile waste just can’t be helped sometimes. There’s the waste from cutting…

    Time for some slow sewing

    It feels like a long time since I sewed anything. It’s partly down to a conscious decision to do some slow sewing, even though I’m…

    The dress That Wasn’t!

    Generally speaking, I tend to wear dresses that are fit and flare as I think they flatter my shape more. Recently though I’ve been looking…

    Does Criticism Have A Place In The Online Sewing Community?

    I first discovered the online sewing community when I decided to finally give in and open an account on Twitter. Until then I had no…

    She Wore Blue Velvet… A Third Lady Skater Dress

    It’s almost the end of the week, the sun is shining and I feel like I’ve been crushing my to do list this week. Boom!…

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