I was thrilled to be asked to contribute to the Bindaring blog this year and share my passion of sewing and dressmaking.
For 9 years now i have been teaching sewing and dressmaking to adults, children and teens. I specifically teach absolute beginners and those who have basic knowledge. My style of teaching and philosophy is to challenge the perception of sewing. For it to be on trend, easy and no fuss. Its the only way it should be!
Donating old clothes is generous and cleansing, however have you ever thought about ways to recycle and reuse your materials before they become landfill. Here are a few things i have made with the absolute beginner in mind.
My grandfather passed away a few years ago and I had asked the family if I could keep his ties. I had an idea of stitching them together to make a keep sake. After a few years in storage I pulled them out recently a...