When strangers become friends!

"We began the day as strangers and ended it as friends! - that just about sums up a day out I had at the Black Country Living Museum. Knowing just one or two of the group I joined a large gathering of 1940s enthusiasts, who have no objection to anyone who also loves other eras, … Continue reading When strangers become friends!

When you’re having sew much fun!

There's not much to have been grateful for about Lockdown- but without it I doubt I would have found my new love - dressmaking. Like many of us, I turned to the world of crafting to give me something to occupy myself with in that first year when we really didn't know what to do, … Continue reading When you’re having sew much fun!

Roses are red … and the leaves are blue!

I decided to treat myself to a new dress - and instantly got two outfits out of it 👍🏾so I’m a very happy lady. I'm terrible at remembering to review my clothing so I've made a determined effort this morning to sit down and write. This is the Candice Danube floral swing dress and it … Continue reading Roses are red … and the leaves are blue!

A thoroughly modern model!

Covid-19 really forced many of us to rethink how we do things. After all when you can't get more than a handful of people into one room - and need 2 metres between them things get tricky! It's certainly encouraged people and companies to get creative so I was pleasantly surprised to be asked by … Continue reading A thoroughly modern model!