Online Courses, School

Studying Online with FutureLearn

At the moment significantly more of us are studying or working from home than usual, and the transition can be a little tricky, and seem a little strange to get used to at first. Last summer I did an online course with FutureLearn. I know Summer’s supposed to be for relaxing, but I actually really… Continue reading Studying Online with FutureLearn

Favourites, Winter

Winter Favourites 2020

Hello everyone, I hope you are well? Now it’s most definitely Spring, I thought it was the perfect time to write up my Winter favourites. How was winter for you? It only snowed once where I live and it only lasted a couple of hours which was kinda sad as I LOVE snow, so I… Continue reading Winter Favourites 2020

Baking, Biscuits

Shortbread Hearts

Hello everyone, As tomorrow is Mother’s Day, today I am sharing with you my favourite recipe for shortbread which I will be baking this weekend for my mum as she loves them. They are super simple to bake and only take 3 basic ingredients, but you can add any flavouring you want to jazz it… Continue reading Shortbread Hearts

Book Inspired Outfits, Books, Fashion, Lookbook

Creating Outfits Inspired by Matilda from My Own Wardrobe

Hello everyone! For World Book Day this year I decided to create outfits inspired by the 1996 movie version of Matilda only using clothes I already had in my wardrobe. One of my favourite parts of World Book Day is getting creative with the costumes. I’ve never actually done a Matilda costume before even though… Continue reading Creating Outfits Inspired by Matilda from My Own Wardrobe

Doll's Clothes, Sewing, Sewing Pattern Reviews

Sewing Pattern Review: Simplicity Pattern 1484

Usually I only sew a couple of items from a sewing pattern, randomly depending on what I’m looking for, but a couple of weeks ago I set myself the challenge of completing a whole pattern. Yes, that’s right, I sewed everything from Simplicity pattern 1484 so I thought it would be fun to write a… Continue reading Sewing Pattern Review: Simplicity Pattern 1484

Bunting, Craft, Tassel Banner

Paper Flower Garland & Mini Tassel Banner

Hello everyone! It’s almost the new year! So, I thought it would be the perfect time to make some party decorations. Flower Garland The first decoration I made from a kit I found in Flying Tiger. When you open the packet, you find that the tissue paper is already tied to the ribbon, which makes… Continue reading Paper Flower Garland & Mini Tassel Banner