Customizing a Simple Skirt

As you may remember, last week I promised my version of customization, a la The Great British Sewing Bee. I have been struck by the ‘flu this week ( boo!), so this is a little late coming to you but I love the outcome so much, I thought I’d share! I am also really proud of myself for finally starting …

Notions: Good Ironing

I can quite literally hear the conniption my Mother is having as I type these words however; good ironing skills are essential when dressmaking. Especially if you desire a professional finish to your garments. A good, sturdy ironing board- set at the right height- is the first thing needed, second is a good iron. I have discovered that this does …