I’ve set up shop over at Purl Foundry! All these years of creating my own wardrobe has been incredible and it’s not over yet. I’ve launched Purl Foundry, a knitting pattern brand with on-trend designs and plenty of video tutorials for beginner knitters. Knitting your… Read More
Call me sentimental, but this one dollar thrifted find is more than just an apron to me. It tells a story. It comes to me preloaded with history. The worn fabric feels soft in my fingers and I admire the worn floral fabric. It’s starting… Read More
I loved being part of Refashion Runway. It challenged me in not only my sewing, but in the core of me too. I realise blogging puts you in quite a vulnerable position. You share your voice and your creativity with the world for complete strangers to… Read More
Refashion Runway, hosted by The Renegade Seamstress, is underway now and I’m so excited to be a contestant! There are some very talented women in the group and I’ve already enjoyed looking around their blogs and adding them to my reader. Also, I’ve just finished… Read More
I’ve just applied to enter the first ever “Refashion Runway” hosted by Beth at The Renegade Seamstress. It will be run in a manner similar to Project Runway and The Great Sewing Bee, where six chosen competitors will submit refashions each week. These will be judged… Read More
I’ve often drooled over looked at overseas fabric stores and thought “why is no-one doing that here in NZ?”. Dare to dream of a community based store where fabric is beautifully displayed, you can hire sewing machines (akin to an internet cafe) and there are workshops to learn… Read More
Isn’t she just gorgeous?! I found her at a local market on the weekend for only $30 and she still works like a dream. I couldn’t leave her behind!