Mending Monday: Adding Darts to Improve Fit

Mending Monday: Adding Darts to Improve Fit

Yay for Bank Holidays. I’ve been working through again, sorting out my studio this weekend with the help of my very patient boyfriend. Big changes, I’ll share on here at a later date. So, let’s talk about adding darts. This week I decided to alter a...
Mending Monday: Repairing ripped pocket seams

Mending Monday: Repairing ripped pocket seams

Yay, it’s Monday! Today’s Mending Monday is a really quick and easy one but essential nonetheless. I’ve had this tan brown wool mix coat for about 5 years now and I’ve worn it so much, it was a great buy. It’s a go to jacket that takes me...
Mending Monday – Replacing worn elastic in a waistband

Mending Monday – Replacing worn elastic in a waistband

Ok, I put my hands up; I am bad at this. It’s not Monday, it’s Tuesday (but in the grand scheme of things, I am doing better than last week) and I’m not changing the day because I like the alliteration of Mending Monday..Mending Tuesday just...
Mending Monday – Shortening a Pleated Vintage Skirt

Mending Monday – Shortening a Pleated Vintage Skirt

Now, I know it isn’t Monday today, or even Tuesday but I’m a bit behind on this week, so please forgive me while I catch up. To kick start my Me-Made-May Challenge I’ve decided to start a new weekly feature on my blog called “Mending...

Me-Made-May 2015 Challenge

Wow, hello strangers! Just a quick post to tell you I’ve signed up for this year’s Me-Made-May. If you haven’t heard of Me-Made-May, where have you been for the past 5 years? Zoe from the amazing ‘So Zo What Do You Know’ sewing blog...