Pattern Scout Fern Dress

So this week I asked on Instagram if people minded seeing out-of-season makes. The answer on instagram was a resounding NO, people don't mind seeing makes that aren't seasonal, people want to see the sewing regardless of season! AND it just so happens to be perfect timing for all my southern hemisphere followers so I…

#WhyIMake – Knitting Is Good For My Mental Health

Love Crafts have asked craft bloggers to answer the question 'Why Do You Make?' and so I've been thinking about this over the last few weeks and I think I have an answer. I make things to help me with my mental health. I am a naturally very anxious person, I always have been -…

Altering the Arenite Pants for Pear Shapes

So, it seems like every indie pattern designer has released an elastic waist trouser in the last year huh? I have been after a pair of elastic waist trousers for a while but there are A LOT of patterns out there and it's a bit overwhelming. It seems like every indie pattern company has released…