Category Archives: Stays

New Year Classes

Oh its taken me a wee bit of time to update my classes page. I always have such good intentions to do it before Christmas & still never manage it!! Anyway I have now planned for some general dressmaking weekend … Continue reading

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Last show of year / Open studio!

Its been a busy few weekends with shows & a big thank you to those who came to see me. All those little & big purchases are what keep us makers going. My last event of this year is going … Continue reading

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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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