Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve

Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve

I love hearts. I have them festooned liberally around my studio. I had an idea to create a Valentine’s outfit for Charlie using hearts, however, Valentine’s day isn’t a huge deal in either of my home countries, so I wanted to design something stylish, but...
Building The Dream

Building The Dream

I’m an awkward sod sometimes. I could say fussy, I could say particular, but really I’m just awkward. You see I like the fact I work from home, but I don’t actually like working in my home. I am far too easily distracted by the laundry, the washing up, the toys that...
Faking It

Faking It

Tis the season for long sleeves and layers. I love the layered look, but Jack doesn’t like wearing 2 t-shirts, so I fake it. It’s ridiculously easy. Start with a regular t-shirt pattern – I’m using the Eclipse here. Cut 2 regular, short sleeves from your main...
Ready-To-Wear Despair

Ready-To-Wear Despair

A question I get asked on a regular basis is ‘how do your sizes compare to ready to wear?’ or ‘what RTW does your age 1 compare to?’ I never answer these questions – and here’s why. Jack has just turned 4. He is reasonably tall for...