The Navy Striped Romper: New Look 6493

The Navy Striped Romper: New Look 6493

Hey everyone! It's long overdue but this is my first fashion sewing project for the year and post cancer! I wanted to tackle something I haven't done yet so I decided on a romper. This would also be my first sewing project using my new machine. Let's check out the process below.

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Starting off 2019 right! (Although my first blog is a little late)

Starting off 2019 right! (Although my first blog is a little late)

Hey everyone! It's been a while but I'm back and with good news... I'M CANCER FREE!!! I haven't really had the proper chance to reflect on being in remission, but I'll write up a blog post soon once I've fully processed it. It still doesn't feel real! I got the news that I was cancer [...]

Dressmaking Diary: Looking back at 2018 and forward to 2019

Dressmaking Diary: Looking back at 2018 and forward to 2019

If you follow this blog enough, you'll definitely know that this year has been crazy for me! But I just wanted to write this post to look back on my original plans for this blog, how these plans changed, my sewing achievements and my goals for Dressmaking Diary in 2019. The original planMy very first [...]

Harry Potter Robe: Troubleshooting a lining that keeps rolling

Harry Potter Robe: Troubleshooting a lining that keeps rolling

Crimes of Grindlewald comes out this week and one of my most popular posts on this blog is the Harry Potter Gryffindor Robe. As I was sewing it, the biggest trouble I had was that the lining kept rolling! A seamstress named Denise helped me fix up this problem. I just wanted to share what [...]

Fighting cancer and what I learnt about courage

Fighting cancer and what I learnt about courage

As I fight cancer, people tell me to “be brave” or “be courageous”. While I always appreciate the sentiment and the thought, I never really understood the words. If someone says "be brave while you fight cancer", what do they even mean by it? Because no matter what anyone says, I’m still gonna be afraid of needles. I even cried during an injection once while I was in hospital!