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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Patchwork Tub Chair No 7

I couldn’t resist to make another one! Had all these gorgeous bits of velvet left from the wing back armchair project that …

Patchwork patio chairs

Patchwork Armchair Upholstery

      Ysanne and Peter had these old armchairs that were left from Ysanne’s grandad. The armchairs were comfortable and structurally …

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2012 Festival Season

Wow what a summer!! Old friends, new friends, dancing, some more dancing, crazy antics, rain, mud, sun and lots of dressing up. …

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Upcycled Festival Fascinators

Its still officially festival season and our upcycled 7″ vinyl fascinators are still available in our Etsy shop! Grab em whilst they …

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Upcycled Cotton Onesies

I do love a onesie! Comfortable and stylish. Dress it down, dress it up! These are all made from reclaimed bed sheets. …

eco patchwork reupholstered armchair

More Patchwork Upholstery!

Patchwork Armchairs. Well the first two armchairs I upholstered found homes pretty quickly, so I made another one! Using different colour fabrics …

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Alternative Wedding Dress

Making someones wedding dress is always a little nerve wrecking. The pressure to get it right and everything else that goes with …

7" record vinyl fascinator

Vinyl Fascinators

Ready for the Races. I love a good fascinator. But I see nothing fun in those beige and boring “mother of the …

made to order blue bow dress

Made to Order Evening Dress

Blue Bow Dress. Lucia wanted something stylish for a wedding. Again, I used my basic pattern that I also used for this …

made to order customised suit

Customised Two Piece Suit

Made to Order Pimped-Up Suit. I like guys and girls in suits. But sometimes they can be a little formal and plain. …

luxury eco clothing grey pink dolly dress

Upcycling At Its Best

Luxury Eco Clothing. The Dolly Dress was created from the same pattern I used for these dresses. But with this one I …

pink jersey cotton one of fairy dress

Eco Cotton Fairy Dress

Jersey T-shirt Dress. There is something really satisfying about a pile of jersey tops aIl in the same tones waiting to be  …

customised wedding dress

Customised Wedding Dress

From Mother to Daughter. My friend Deniz wanted me to customise her mothers wedding dress for her own wedding.  I wish I …

custom made corset fairy dress

Custom Corset Dresses

Sustainable Eco Fashion. I wanted to get the lovely ladies Aji and Ruth who kindly modelled for me at Brighton Fashion Week …

brighton fashion week catwalk show leftover dress

Brighton Fashion Week

Leftover Threads Showcase. After two months of hard work I managed to get a collection together for Brighton Fashion Week. I wanted …

1950 style open back made to order cotton dress

Made To Order Summer Dresses

One Pattern Many Styles. This is the first pattern that I have made from scratch using a 2D pattern cutting method. I …

hand embroidered layered button fairy dress

Labour of Love

Dark Fairy Godmother Dress. I got asked to take part in this years Brighton Fashion Week. How exciting!  The only thing I …

upcycled eco customised bug applique blue sweatshirt

Sweatshirt Applique

Beetles and Dragons. This is one easy way to update your old plain sweatshirts. Pick a shape silhouette or similar, decide on …

custom made white lycra hoop dress

Fiona Soe Paing

Sometimes I take on fun commissions too, like creating stage outfits for eclectic performers. Electronic producer and singer Fiona Soe Paing wanted …

customised strapless denim dress

Old Jeans into New Dress

Upcycled Denim Dress. My lovely friend Jess asked me if I could make her a dress in the style of the upcycled skirts …