Patchwork Knitted Dress

Patchwork Dresses

Only someone who knits or crochets will appreciate how long it takes to make a garment. So when I find discarded knitting …

latitude festival shaboutique style

Festival Season 2018

When preparing for the season ahead its always difficult to predict what the weather is going to be like. But as we …

Purple Pocket Watch Kimono

Festival Kimonos

The kimono. The perfect garment to throw over anything night or day to create a bit of va-va-voom. Well, these aren’t strictly …

upcycled acid smiley pink on blue jumper

Acid Smiley Jumpers

In preparation for the festival season we always try to stock up on one of our staples, the upcycled acid smiley. We …

brighton upcycled patchwork upholstery armchair

Patchwork Tubchair No 8

Looking at my previous armchair post, it was nearly three years ago I upholstered one of these. Well overdue! I found a …

upholstered recovered corner sofa brighton

Corner Sofa Re-Upholstery

Have you ever been searching high and low to find that very specific piece of furniture and eventually you find something that …

glastonbury acid smiley

Festival Season 2017

After last years challenging one I was in two mind about doing another season.  But as they say time is a great …

denim jacket Karl Marx fringing

Customised Denim Jackets

I love working with denim. Especially embellishing denim jackets. It’s a great way to use all those beautiful little trimmings, borders and …

embellished suit jacket

Embellished Jackets

The world is overflowing with textiles! We buy them, wear for a bit, then get rid of them, either by donating to …