The Importance of Emotional Support With Chronic Conditions

For this month’s chronic illness chronicle, I was lucky enough to have a lovely guest poster write one for me, Aislinn Fallon. At the bottom of the article, I’ve left her name and website for you to have a look at! Here’s what she had to say: Abandonment: it is a word we in the…

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The Funkiest Fabric Around

As you’ll be able to see, I have managed to complete one of my New Years resolutions from my last post – getting my own domain name! A few lovely people have followed me already, and are most likely quite confused as to how I’m getting so many posts out after only being here for…

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Something A Little More Personal

As you can expect, dealing with a chronic illness in your day-to-day life and maintaining a positive exterior takes quite a lot of energy (which sometimes you don’t really have). I have Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, which comes with a constant pain that you can sometimes just about tune out of until you twist or stretch in…

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An Ambitious Handmade Christmas

I do enjoy forcing my creations onto other people; because I love making stuff so much I want to make presents more personal and sentimental, so I’ve committed to a shirt for dad – my first ever men’s shirt and I want it to be perfect, so of course this is QUITE the cause for…

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Rosa Shirt and Workshop

I’ve sewn my first (successful) shirt – yaaaay!! All thanks to the Tilly and the Buttons Sew your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress (hyperlinked) online class. The workshop was even more clearly explained than the pattern instructions, which we all know have a reputation for being fabulous, The modules had videos and written instructions, which made it easy…

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The Hollyburn Skirt

I decided to order the Hollyburn Skirt because of (surprise surprise) Inside Number 23’s Hollyburn Sewalong. I didn’t actually intend for it to be part of the sewalong, and in the end I finished it the day after the FO thread closed, but I started to make it mid-week in between one of my other makes…

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An Awfully Snazzy Jumper

It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog post (I have been VERY busy at school), but trust me a lot of making has been done so a LOT of blog posts are going to be published in the coming weeks – I have a lot to catch up on! So this jumper. I…

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The Jumper With No Name

It started out being the Stranger Things Jumper (due to it being knit through the entirety of my time watching the series), then became known as my NCH jumper – the university that was at the top of my list and made all others I had viewed pale in comparison. I was planning on wearing…

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