The Story I finally got around to making a lace shirt, I am sure by now they are no longer fashionable! They became a real item of desire in 2014 when lace started to be a prominent trend. We couldn’t look through a fashion magazine or go to a boutique without seeing some sort of … Continue reading Black Floral Lace Shirt
It has been a while since I got time to sew. So my skills are a little rusty and decided to start with some smaller projects. 👶🏻 First up is a Hello Kitty boxy pencil case. ✏️The outer super cute Hello Kitty fabric is sturdy oxford cotton. To prevent fraying I lined the inside with a … Continue reading Hello Kitty Pencil Case
The Story I made this shirt as a back-up plan for a wedding I was going to the summer that has just gone by. ☀️ As it was only a back-up piece I did not want to spend that much money on it. Getting my materials at good price was essential to this project. Inspiration … Continue reading Pastel Blue Lace Pencil Skirt
The Story A well fitted white shirt is an essential piece to any office wear collection. A good shirt is crisp, clean and well fitted.👚✨ But its not easy to get shirt that fits well off the high-street stores; sleeves too long, bust area inappropriately tight for the office, too loose/tight around the waist and … Continue reading Sleeveless White Cotton Shirt with Contrasting Collar & Front Band
I got into sewing a few years ago. My first sewing machine was a mini one. I didn’t do a lot with it but I learnt that I could use it and that I was interested in sewing. I decided to sell my mini sewing machine to invest in a proper one. Luckily that was just around … Continue reading My Sewing Journey
A French Connection inspired cocktail dress.
Inspiration My jacket was inspired by some cropped biker I saw in Ted Baker. Material & Pattern I bought some beautiful Italian baby blue Chanel wool mixed with baby pink and metallic pink from Murphy Sheehy in Dublin a little while ago. First I made a pencil skirt for work with it. I bought the … Continue reading Chanel Baby Blue & Pink Wool Jacket