Flannel Pyjamas

These flannel pyjamas were all but made a year ago, with just buttonholes and the pyjama hems needed. I didn’t feel like getting my sewing…

Akita Top

I just subscribed to Seamwork which is a brilliant sewing magazine. The best thing about it that you get two downloadable pattern credits a month,…

Why Muslim women should learn to sew

I’ve been sewing on and off for about 10 years now and although I still consider myself an adventurous beginner I have found it to…

Mini Dwell and friends

I often read blog posts after coming through google search and then find the blog dwindles to ‘sorry I haven’t posted in so long’ until…

Winter Coat patterns + Simply Fabrics Brixton

I have been thinking about making a wool coat for my daughter and saw some beautiful ones  at the Hand made Fair last weekend. I…

A Garden Tour

I must confess that blogging has been quite low on the priority list over the past few months, mostly due to my obsession with gardening,…

Ramadan Meal Planner

I have planned for some time to try and get more organised this Ramadan, and make a meal planner to save the headache of not…