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Sew & Tell | June 2017

Hi everyone. Welcome back to my blog. In this post I’m going to be showing you everything that I made in June. If you are concerned you missed my May’s makes. Don’t be. You haven’t. I didn’t do very much… Continue Reading


Blue China Bodycon Dress

Happy June 2nd! Today I am wearing another of my April Makes. The print on the fabric used to make this dress is so beautiful. I wish I had more! I used vogue pattern v895 to make this dress. At… Continue Reading


Vogue 8865 | Pattern Hack

The long awaited tutorial for my pattern hack of Vogue 8865 has finally arrived. I have made two pairs of trousers using this hack and am definitely going to make at least one more. The idea for this hack was… Continue Reading


Printed Jersey Bardot Dress

Happy May 20th! I’m wearing another of my April Makes this week. I love, love, love this dress. It was made using McCalls M6462. I have had this pattern hidden in my stash for ages. I would pull it out… Continue Reading


Ignorance vs Prejudice

As a black female who grew up in a majority white town, attended majority white educational institutions, competed in a majority white sport and works in a majority white industry. Dodging peoples ignorance and prejudice based on the colour of… Continue Reading