Small Bathroom Renovation; The Plan

Hey there- today I can finally reveal the bathroom renovation plan. I’m so excited about this, I can barely believe it is even happening. You might remember the bathroom tour I did a while ago. Basically I’ve been thinking about bathrooms constantly since then. You can see the bathroom tour here. So what was the brief? More space or course!! More usable space to be specific. It is a small space, which we cant change, but…

Fashion on the Ration 1940s streetwear

I’m so excited to share with you my thoughts on the Fashion on the Ration exhibition that has finally arrived up North. Fashion of the Ration is a 1940s street style exhibition examining and celebrating what life was really like in Britain during wartime. It was originally shown in the Imperial War Museum in London and despite my attempts, my schedule last year didn’t allow me to visit. I stayed hopeful that they would bring the forties…

Selvedge Magazine

Is there something in the air? Perhaps it is the Spring feeling of new beginnings and fresh starts. But I think my sewing mojo could be returning. This has in no doubt been helped by two things: The first is the return of the Great British Sewing Bee. A brilliant (better in my opinion) new judge is on hand ~ Esme Young. So stylish, so straight talking and so watchable. The programme itself makes me shout…