Category Archives: Stays

Upcoming Selling Shows

Well that time of year when all us makers show their individually made treasures in the hope you lovely people will buy them for Christmas gifts. With that in mind I have a few shows coming up. At the end … Continue reading

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Corsets & Stays

You all know how I love passing on sewing knowledge and no more so than in making Corsets & Stays.  If you want to check out one of my previous student make, have a look at Jane’s lovely linen corset … Continue reading

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Cloth#18

Oh so what have I been up to in the last few weeks you ask?? Well its all about making new things to show at Cloth#18 at the Dovecot Gallery this weekend. 23 fabulous textile people & their work will … Continue reading

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OPEN STUDIO!

Its start of the Leith Festival this Saturday & we are having an open studio at The Drill Hall.  https://www.outoftheblue.org.uk/open-studios-june2018/ I do hope you will come by to see me as will have some new pieces to show off.  

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Blue Silk Polonaise

“The robe à la polonaise or polonaise is a woman’s garment of the later 1770s and 1780s or a similar revival style of the 1870s inspired by Polish national costume, consisting of a gown with a cutaway, draped and swagged … Continue reading

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Stay Class

This Sunday, the 3rd April, is day one of my 2 day 18th Century Stay making class.                                               … Continue reading

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Class times

Well I’ve managed to plan some workshops for the first few months of the year. All the dates & times are now up on the Class Times page of the site. There are gaps where I might be able to … Continue reading

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