dressmaking · Vintage style

The 1940s Dream Dress

Hello there! Thank you so much for visiting my blog. This year, I have two main goals; to make casual clothes that I will get a lot of wear out of, and to improve my sewing skills by experimenting with new fabrics and techniques. So in true Lizzie style, on a cold January day, I… Continue reading The 1940s Dream Dress

dressmaking · Vintage style

My New YouTube Channel

Hi there! This is just a quick post to tell you about my new venture, a vlog all about my love of sewing and vintage style! My YouTube channel is called Lizzie Thimble and you can watch my first vlog here. This is something I have wanted to do for a while but have been… Continue reading My New YouTube Channel

dressmaking · Vintage style

#MakeNine2018 and New Year Sewing Resolutions

Happy New Year and welcome back to my blog! Anyone who uses Instagram and enjoys sewing is sure to have spotted the Make Nine hastag. I’ve seen #2018makenine and #makenine2018 so I will probably use both just to be on the safe side! I’m not very good at sticking to my sewing plans and intend… Continue reading #MakeNine2018 and New Year Sewing Resolutions

dressmaking · Vintage style

Simplicity Sewing Challenge Prizes and Knitting and Stitching Show Treats

Hello and welcome to my blog! I haven’t had much time to sew recently as I am extending my kitchen and it has reached a particularly disruptive stage. Unfortunately, this has meant some of my pre-Christmas sewing projects have fallen by the wayside, including my Christmas party dress 😦 However, I do have some exciting… Continue reading Simplicity Sewing Challenge Prizes and Knitting and Stitching Show Treats