Taking the heat

Using some navy linen bought in France last summer, and Vogue 9237, I whipped up a simple summer dress to help me cope with the inevitable sweaty commute to work when London experiences a heatwave. The pattern I was desperate to make this dress quickly – because who knows how long the sun will stay … Continue reading Taking the heat


Summer in the city

Summer has well and truly arrived in London this week, bringing with it topical humidity levels, uncomfortable commutes to work and an identity crisis over how much I should make the most of the weather, or hide away in an air conditioned space. I've mentioned (a few times) before that I struggle to find summer … Continue reading Summer in the city