January Vintage Sewing Pattern Give-away

Here it is folks, the first monthly give away for this fantastic Economy Design Vintage Pattern, number 212.   If you'd like to enter click on the link below (opens in new window). Once you've entered leave a comment on this post. Stacey Stitch Economy Design Open to those outside of the UK as well… Continue reading January Vintage Sewing Pattern Give-away

Day Dress, Sewing

Stacey Stitch Gets Social & 12 Month Pattern Giveaway

You may have noticed I've done a little overhauling on the blog recently. Not only do I have a fantastic logo/header thanks to the amazing Lucy Blue and a new layout, I also have those lovely new buttons with links to my social media accounts. Twitter Facebook Page Linked In Google+ YouTube Stumble Upon Pinterest Instagram… Continue reading Stacey Stitch Gets Social & 12 Month Pattern Giveaway

Other stuff

The Wardrobe Architect: Week 2

Week 2 of Coletterie's Wardrobe Architect series is all about defining a core style. Using the worksheet provided and working alongside the answers from the previous week, we were asked to answer a few questions and then collect 15-20 images. The Results There were no massive surprises for me, but this has helped solidify what… Continue reading The Wardrobe Architect: Week 2

Sewing, Uncategorized

The Wardrobe Architect: Week 1

You may have read from my previous post that I've joined in on Coletterie's The Wardrobe Architect series, hoping that it will give me a little boost this year so I make things more wearable and suitable to my day to day life.  Saria of Colette Patterns has started the series with a worksheet to… Continue reading The Wardrobe Architect: Week 1

Sewing, Tops

A Joanie Start to the New Year & Wardrobe Architecture

I loved this post on Coletterie encouraging us to take charge of our wardrobes this year. I definitely fall into the category of someone who acquires things I don't use, buys fabric because it's on clearance and regrets it,  and goes for something because it's close enough! I'm really looking forward to the follow up posts,… Continue reading A Joanie Start to the New Year & Wardrobe Architecture

Other stuff, Sewing

2014: A New Year, A New Sewing Area

Happy New Year folks! Hanging up my burlesque dancing heels has meant that I can finally pack up all of my costumes, props and memorabilia and get rid of the extra wardrobe in the bedroom. So, after a trip to Ikea before Christmas (if anyone doesn't know already this is the best time to go as… Continue reading 2014: A New Year, A New Sewing Area