• Other stuff

    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No it’s a UFO!!

    “Oh… hey, remember this dress?”

    Little Green UFO

    “Yeah! Wasn’t that the dress you finished month’s ago Amy?

    “Kind of. It was the one I rushed through like a demon just to get done only to see it start fraying before I’d even hemmed it.”


    “Yeah but all is well now…. cos I unpicked it all and used Sergei the serger to redo all the seams and stop the fraying.”

    “Woooohoooo! Bitchin.”

    “You knows it.”*

    *Disclaimer…. this is only how I talk to myself in my head. Not in the office. Well not often.

    Ta Daaaaaaaa!!!! (*smug*)

    I LOVE this dress. Thank goodness I repaired it and didn’t cast it forever into the scrap pile.

    One teeny downside is the fact it blew up round my ears when a big gust of wind struck up and I flashed an older male colleague who was walking behind me up the hill to work.

    Ahem. I gotta ask…

    Is it worse to flash your rear or your front?

    I’m thinking my rear as at least I didn’t see his face as I flashed him. Basically I didn’t dare turn around hehehe.

    Oh well it has a lovely swishy skirt and is such a bright colour. Still a thumbs up from me!

    Other things to blog / brag about is how pleased I am that I figured out sewing zip-up pouches. ┬áPlease don’t roll your eyes and say “they’re sooo easy”. I was really struggling for a while.

    I used Sew Kate Sew’s fab post. She spells it out so simply! I made myself a new make up bag.

    Dotty goodness
    Everything neatly fits inside

    Totally recommend you try this too! I’m going to make plenty more.