Sewing · Tutorials and Hacks

Making the swimsuit of my dreams! (Pilatus swimsuit/Maxine pants pattern mashup)

I actually made this swimsuit in Summer 2020, I just haven't got around to writing it up until now! I had sewn swimwear before (when I made this Sophie bikini), but at that time I was still a complete beginner. I'm still really proud of that swimsuit, but there are a lot of things I… Continue reading Making the swimsuit of my dreams! (Pilatus swimsuit/Maxine pants pattern mashup)

Sewing

Loungewear set: LB Pullover and Juno leggings

You may remember this outfit from Me Made May, in which it featured heavily! I love me-made loungewear, and my Stella set has been looking a bit worse for wear lately, so it was time to make something new... This camel print jersey is from Lamazi Fabrics. It's amazing quality; I've worn this set tons… Continue reading Loungewear set: LB Pullover and Juno leggings

Knitting

Scrappy advent calendar socks, and some thoughts on the perfect sock yarn

It's taken me a long time (and many pairs of socks) to perfect my vanilla sock recipe, but I think I've finally done it! I used this pair of socks as a canvas for trying out new techniques, so this might be a bit of a bumper post... you have been warned! The Pattern My… Continue reading Scrappy advent calendar socks, and some thoughts on the perfect sock yarn

Knitting · Sewing

Me Made May: Final week (and what I’ve learned)

Hey, long time no see! Apologies for not posting this nearer to May, but here it is; my final outfits from Me Made May 2020! Day 22: To start off the week I wore my LB Pullover T shirt hack, in camel print jersey from Lamazi Fabrics. Day 23: On this day, the only me… Continue reading Me Made May: Final week (and what I’ve learned)