This post has been guest written by Adaku Parker – a designer and seller of African Wax Print fabric and products. Read her author bio and visit her shop at the bottom of this post. What Is African Wax Print? African print is a term used to identify a category of textiles using 100% cotton […]
In this era of fast fashion it’s rare that clothes are made to last, and we seem to be living in a throwaway society. We aren’t particularly encouraged to care for our clothes, because in the eyes of high (and high street) fashion, what you’re wearing is obsolete as soon as the next season rolls […]
Cover up stubborn stains with these 8 DIY methods! I’ve included a range of ideas, so there’ll be a suitable method for everyone.
With Tilly’s new book ‘Stretch’ sliding through letterboxes all around the country (and probably the world too) this week, I thought that now would be the perfect time to give you some tips on looking after garments with a stretchy disposition. Let’s start with a lowdown of what stretchy fabrics are and what makes them […]
Hello! This post is here to accompany my new printable, a Sewing Machine Needle Guide, which I’ve made to help you figure out which needle will work best with whatever project you’re working on at the moment. The printable includes two pages not featured in this blog post – things to consider when choosing a needle, and […]