Hide the bump – dressing in the first trimester

Hide the Bump - dressing in the first trimester

Getting dressed during the first trimester of pregnancy is tricky. If it’s your first pregnancy, it’ll probably be easy to hide the bump. It gets tougher with each pregnancy! Somehow, with second and subsequent pregnancies, those tummy muscles just aren’t as tight and so the belly pops much sooner. If you’ve decided not to shareRead more

Rushcutter Dress – pattern review

Rushcutter dress pattern review

Meet the Rushcutter! The Rushcutter dress is an oversized A-line dress. It’s the first pattern from Emily at In the Folds. I was excited to pattern test the Rushcutter dress, an embarrassingly long time ago! The Rushcutter dress – details and sizing The Rushcutter dress has two different styles. View A is the three-quarter length raglan sleeves version,Read more

Five reasons not to drink and sew!

don't drink and sew

You don’t drink and drive, clearly. There’s a reason you’re not supposed to operate ‘heavy machinery’ while intoxicated. Well, it turns out that you shouldn’t use a sewing machine after drinking half a bottle of bubbly. I learnt this the hard way. As a public service announcement, here’s why you should not drink and sew! 1.Read more