• Excuse the lack of posts around here at the moment. School holidays are in full swing and time is being spent with my family away from the computer and the studio.   I wanted to talk about finding and using vintage patterns. Last year Leisl composed a list of places to find vintage sewing pa... View Post
  • After spending the last few weeks sewing my dress for Lara's wedding from a vintage pattern I was reminded how different they are from modern day patterns. So, I thought I would put together some tips and tricks for those of you about to embark on some vintage pattern sewing. The first thing... View Post
  • Fabulous Frocks!

    At the weekend Leisl and I had the pleasure of attending the wedding of our beautiful friend Lara from Ink & Spindle to her husband Dave. She looked radiant in a beautiful Gwendolynne dress. Of course being invited to such a wonderfully important event it was essential that we make our own... View Post