Me? Mad!! May! Day One: A self-imposed crazy challenge!

My motto for the month! So it’s the first of May – and round the sewing blog sphere that obviously means masses of people taking part in Me-Made May, an awesome month of celebrating your self-made clothes, organised by Zoe. I’ve ‘participated’ twice, but never in any particularly successful way. Both times, I ran out… Continue reading Me? Mad!! May! Day One: A self-imposed crazy challenge!

capsule wardrobe · inspiration · jeans · wardrobe architect · winter

Wardrobe Architect Post 2

The more I do these wardrobe architect posts, oddly, the more I wonder about posting them on my blog, because although I would have said that these posts are ‘just’ about clothes, the more I’m starting to realise that my feelings about what I choose to wear, and how I feel in certain clothes, can… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Post 2

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Finished: Lace Plantain Top

Trying to get the remote to work! Just a super quick post to say – I made something! Woo!  This month has been really busy, as Mr Cuckoo and I have decided to move, and then have been house hunting, and then going through all the lettings application process yadda, yadda, yadda…. So I haven’t… Continue reading Finished: Lace Plantain Top

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Wardrobe Architect Post 1

January is just one of those months that I generally find a bit miserable, and neverending! And this January is a little bit more stressful than normal, because we’re in the process of trying to move, so I’m totally behind on blog stuff! I think I’m starting to catch up a little bit now though. … Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Post 1

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Operation: Capsule Wardrobe

SourceThis is not exactly what I think my wardrobe will look like,by the way, it’s just a representative illustration! Do you ever find that sometimes, you can sit and ruminate for a while over something, turning it over in your head, and then as you come to a conclusion about it, you find that other… Continue reading Operation: Capsule Wardrobe