This project has to be the one I am most proud of as I made the pattern and dress from scratch for a friend ,not myself, and it turned out perfectly. Since finishing my uni course I set myself the challenge of making clothes for people rather than making clothes to be marked and never worn. My first ‘client’ was my best friend who over … Continue reading Throw Back Thursday: Graduation Dress
I really wanted to do a post about my dress and do a professional photo shoot with it but unfortunately the weather has taken a turn so I’m gonna have to wait until the weather is nice again. This means there isn’t a Wednesday update today Continue reading Sorry
So I want to start a series that I’ll post every Saturday, but I have no idea what to post. This is where I need your help suggesting ideas. I want this blog series to be fashion, design related that I can upload every Saturday. Comment below your ideas on what should I post about. Continue reading Saturday Series ?
Its time of the week again where I share with you a previous collection of mine and discuss its strengths and what I’d do differently if I was to do it again. Today I thought I’d share with you my Miss Havisham collection(s). I actually did this theme twice with very different outcomes. For those who don’t know Miss Havisham is a character from Charles … Continue reading Throw Back Thursday: Miss Havisham
Where has the week gone it’s Wednesday already ! This means two things: we are halfway through the week and it’s time to update you on how this weeks make is going. So after going back to the drawing board sketching more bodice designs I decided upon a simple sweet heart bodice and halter neck straps. The pattern itself was very easy I used Prima … Continue reading Wednesday Update: Striped Sundress
So summer is here which means I constantly complain I have nothing to wear or I can never find any clothes I like in the shops. The answer: make them. Currently the idea i want for my wardrobe is a striped sundress. I’ve been scrolling through Pinterest looking for inspiration you can see my board here. I didn’t want to rip off an existing brands … Continue reading Project Monday : Striped Sun Dress
Well as I promised I have a lot more planned and today I thought I’d share with you my plan. Mondays: Project of the Week: A new week means a new project. Wednesdays: Dress making Wednesday: I will share my making process and update on how making is going. Thursdays: Throw Back Thursday where I look back at previous collections either designer or my own. … Continue reading So What’s Next ?
I want to start a blog series called ‘Throw Back Thursday’ in which I look back over previous collections of mine and of my favourite designers. This will give an insight into how my style and the style designers has evolved over the years. This week I want to share with you one of my favourite brief’s set at university: this was one set in … Continue reading Throw Back Thursday
You’ve probably been wondering where I’ve been these last few months and the reason being I’ve been through a lot recently what with losing a job, getting a new job, losing friends and making new ones but now life has fallen into a routine I can schedule in blogging and designing especially as I’m only working part time. This means that half my week can … Continue reading Life Update
I can’t believe it’s been four months since I’ve last posted. Life just got in the way and for a while I didn’t feel like posting about my work or my life. But fear not I’m back ready to take my blogging seriously again. This isn’t an empty promise I have lots lined up and I can’t wait to tell you all about it. So … Continue reading I have Returned !