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Pockets... Full of secrets

I love pockets! They are so practical as well as being great features on coats, jackets, dresses, skirts and blouses. Last year, I...

Adjust to fit

Have you got a favourite skirt (or another piece of clothing) that you need to adjust to fit you better? I carried out a zoom session...

Mend and go!

I am now working on a project to repair a vintage ceremonial cloak for a church in West London. It is a real honour and challenge,...

Zoom, Zoom 🧵🧵🧵

Are you ready for the future? Let's get on board and start sewing by Zoom! Sew and create together, laugh together, feel good together...

Mum and I: Sewing with dementia

Since my Mum was diagnosed with dementia, I decided to see if the idea of reintroducing her to dressing making (she was a dressmaker in...

Top of my Sewing Tips 🧵

Working with Lace and Tulle: I am currently working on a commission to adjust a wedding dress for a lovely bride. The task involves...

Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk 👘 🐈

Finally! I got to see the Kimono exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A): London. I was so excited, because I meant to visit...

ARE YOU READY? LET'S GET SEWING!!

Since the Coronavirus pandemic, it has been understandably quiet for all businesses especially small ones like my own. Now we are...

My Mum, The Face mask 😷 Trendsetter

At the start of the Coronavirus pandemic, I still needed to engage on a daily basis with my Mum who has dementia. So one of the things we...

Summer has arrived!

Sun glasses, sun lotion and not forgetting your face masks when in enclosed spaces.😷