Enter My YouTube Giveaway! [CLOSED]

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Once upon a time, I made a spur of the moment decision to record a video about vintage sewing patterns and upload it to YouTube. I’d only just discovered the YouTube sewing community the day before and I’d spent the better part of a day watching video after video and subscribing to every sewing vlogger I could find. It felt like a fun community and I felt as though I’d like to join it.

I had no idea I’d be sitting here a year later, still uploading those videos, with over 1,200 people subscribed to my channel. It’s still a little surreal, to be honest!

It’s high time I gave something back to say thank-you to everyone who has jumped on board. Read on to find out what I’m giving away and how you can enter! Continue reading

Welcome to Sew Old Fashioned

Welcome to Sew Old Fashioned

In the Beginning…

Making things has always been a huge part of my life. As a kid, I embraced my own idea of recycling by spending hours making tea sets out of old cereal boxes and sticky tape, then taking them to school. It was only a matter of time before I turned my attention to constructing somewhat more practical items.

These days, I still feel sorry for those primary school teachers who were forced to look at each new cereal box creation with encouraging smiles and stickers for my achievements.

Tea cups made out of cardboard = not so useful.

A sparkly swimsuit for my barbie doll = winning! Continue reading