I have a bit of an addiction with collecting patterns – mostly original vintage patterns. I have lost count of how many I own – I have so many that I have crates full of them stored at my husbands work!!  Although every now and then I purchase new commercial patterns if they are a style that I think will be popular or one that will save me having to create a bespoke pattern. I couldn’t believe my eyes when… Read more »

Rebekah, one of my gorgeous brides, has just sent me through this sneak peek of her wedding dress while still on her honeymoon!!   The gown is a strapless lace drop waist bodice with a lovely full silk satin floor length skirt and sheer tulle straps that gathered on the top of her shoulders.  Gosh it looked gorgeous on her even in my sewing room so I can’t wait to see some pictures of her all made up in it… Read more »