Making of and research: Period costume – Cosette Les Mis

A different variation of my usual making of blogs, this time it'll be more research based. Research is one of the most important and vital part of costuming especially when it's period based. As I'm trying to make my costumes more historically accurate, and also trying to build up my portfolio of not only period … Continue reading Making of and research: Period costume – Cosette Les Mis


Re-creating scenes of Harry Potter – in costume!

A goal of mine is to re-create scenes of Harry Potter. Why? because I f*cking love Harry Potter, and my passion in life is sewing and costuming - and Harry Potter introduced me to that, well, Hermione. One of my favourite scenes in the whole series is the scene in Shaftesbury avenue, and since I … Continue reading Re-creating scenes of Harry Potter – in costume!

A Hermione a week! #6

So I wasn't meant to post this until Friday but I accidentally clicked publish and now I can't undo it so.....whoops..... Another winter outfit even though it's august! but I'm British and it's cold here all the time so it's okay. Check out last week's outfit here > week #5 So this outfit is made up … Continue reading A Hermione a week! #6

Dear my unfinished sewing projects…

However many sewing projects I've finished and cherished and have been immensely proud of, there are always those that never got to see the light of day; Mainly due to my own frustration. Dear my unfinished sewing projects, I'm sorry I gave up on you. Maybe one day I'll get back to you 😦 I … Continue reading Dear my unfinished sewing projects…

Making of: Year 3000 girl outfit

Another sewing blog! This time it's no costume but rather an outfit I made for a concert. If you didn't know (Although, who am I kidding, everyone knows) my favourite band are a band of 3 dorks called Busted - and one night I had the music video playing and had a sudden "I NEED … Continue reading Making of: Year 3000 girl outfit

My first sewing tutorial!

I posted my first ever sewing tutorial on my main youtube channel a couple of months ago and I'm really happy with how it turned out!   I made this bubble skirt with a fur trim, inspired by one made by, but I used satin to make my skirt to give it more … Continue reading My first sewing tutorial!