Minerva Crafts Blog: Joni Dress in Scuba

Minerva Crafts Blog: Joni Dress in Scuba

For my Minerva Crafts Blog Post this month I used the notorious Tilly and the Buttons Stretch Book to make a Joni Dress from black and white crepe scuba. Pattern: Joni Dress from Stretch Fabric: Monochrome Scuba Crepe from Minverva Crafts Notions: Swimsuit/ Clear Elastic to stabilise the seams Modifications: None. Fit: Great, very flattering. Difficulty: Advanced beginner. [...]

Sewing for Interiors

Sewing for Interiors

The reason my family clubbed together to get me an entry level sewing machine was because I'd murmered something about being interested in sewing some cushion covers and blinds for our new flat. 18 months later following serious procraftination, with a coat, a pair of jeans, a lined jacket, countless skirts and dresses, I finally [...]

Sew Over It. City Break E Book. My Capsule Wardrobe.

Sew Over It. City Break E Book. My Capsule Wardrobe.

It’s all well and good making posh frocks, I am guilty of this, Etta and Eve dresses hang proudly in my wardrobe. Sadly my lifestyle calls for these to be worn only on the odd occasion, and considering the investment per wear, I set about making an everyday, wearable wardrobe. My starting point was The [...]