Future op-tions

Although Self-stitched September is the ideal opportunity to showcase (read: show off) stuff I’ve made, the combination of crappy weather, being either too busy to actually get photos of my outfits or housebound… Continue reading

The green goddess and me

You know how I said I had hot chocolate with my friend the other day…? You’re probably thinking, what can get better than hot chocolate… and this one had ANISEED and CINNAMON in… Continue reading

All stitched up

How has your week been? I haven’t really done that much but this week seems to have flown by. I thought I’d just do a Self-stitched September update. Tuesday 14th September: really wanted… Continue reading

Red and wed!

My love of ethnic dress takes me to many exotic locales, some of which are not as straightforward as they may seem. Ten points to the person who can tell me where this… Continue reading

Romance wasn’t exactly born…

Do you ever get sick of having a normal pet like a cat or dog (sorry, Suki and Kelly!)? Don’t you sometimes think it would be fun to have, oh, I don’t know,… Continue reading

Highway out of the comfort zone

Sometimes it’s fun to step out of your comfort zone. Speaking in front of people ranks close to having to swim with sharks for me, but for some reason if I’m teaching people… Continue reading

Baby love

Babies seem to be everywhere these days!! All my friends seem to be having them, which means a fair amount of time is taken in making presents to welcome the little ones into… Continue reading

Tussling with tassels

How are all you Self-stitched September participants going with the challenge? I’m finding days when I don’t have to go out more of a trial than those when I have to make an… Continue reading

GIVEAWAY ..and diamonds on the backs of her shoes

Another Monday, another day at work… I worked yesterday too, but I’m not going to bother showing that outfit for Self-stitched September as the only self-stitched piece was the grey long-sleeved T I… Continue reading

Rounding off Spring Fashion Week

Although I’ve loved Fashion Week, I have to admit that there wasn’t much I’d actually buy – but this is not so much a reflection on what’s on the catwalks as a reflection… Continue reading