April Makes video!

Hi stitching fans! I seem to be transitioning to Youtube in my blog entries lately - and this one is no exception. The video of my April makes is now live! Take a look and see what I've been sewing this month! Happy stitching! Helen #video #aprilmakes

Video: Pattern plans for April!

Hi stitching fans! Firstly, apologies for completely failing to stick to my self-imposed blogging schedule last week - it did not go well. But I'm getting back on track with this post. I've actually got organised enough to plan what I wanted to make this month, most of it's already in progress and I hope to post about the finished items before MMM16 starts - that is the grand plan. So, in a homage to Sew Over It's glorious fabric haul videos that Lisa does once a month, I hav

Joan Dress in 3 minutes

Hi stitching fans, I decided last weekend that I really should get on and sew the Joan dress that I've been meaning to make ever since I excitedly bought the pattern at the knitting and stitching show in September. Whilst at the show I also plucked up courage to actually speak to Lisa Comfort, who is a little bit my idol, runs Sew Over It and therefore terrifies me, being the source of my favourite patterns and much procrastination whilst watching her brilliant YouTube videos