Homemade Christmas magic

Homemade Christmas magic

For the last few weeks I've been busy sewing up some very festive makes for the small people in my life. Working with some beautiful fabrics and notions from Minerva Crafts, I'm so pleased with how they've turned out. All the details of the patterns and fabrics below.

There is currently a 20% discount code on all Sew Me Wear Me patterns. Just use the code XMAS20 at the pattern shop checkout. Valid until 8th Dec.

Happy Christmas sewing x




Dreamland Pyjamas


The Dreamland Pyjamas pattern blends the classic style of poplin pyjamas trousers with the comfort of jersey. If you’re new to stretch fabrics this pattern will teach you how to work with jersey and add a simple neckband for a professional looking finish. The pattern comes with a choice of appliqué motifs, or you can let their imaginations go wild.

Made with...

Mini Star Print Cotton Poplin Fabric (red)
Plain Premium Quality Cotton Spandex Stretch Jersey Knit Dress Fabric (ivory)
Non Roll Peterstretch Waistband Elastic (25mm)
Fuse A Web Bonding Web

Flo Dress


The Flo Dress is a classic little girl’s dress. It has a lined bodice, invisible zip and gathered skirt. You can play around with fabrics, ribbon colour and the amount of gather on the skirt to achieve a gorgeous party dress. Perfect for twirling.

Made with...

Plain Shot Taffeta Dress Fabric (silver)
Berisford Glitter Satin Ribbon (25mm)
Concealed Invisible Closed End Zip (light grey, 9 inches)

Pat-a-Cake Apron


The Pat-a-Cake Apron is an easy kid’s apron pattern. Perfect for using up scraps, it can be made over again as an ever-popular gift. The bias binding edges gives it structure and the personalised detail is a hit with every little baker.

Made with...

8oz Washed Denim Cotton Dress Fabric (indigo blue)
Cotton Bias Binding Tape (red, 25mm)
Fuse A Web Bonding Web

Twinkle Twinkle Skirt



The Twinkle Twinkle Skirt is a great beginner’s project. The simple construction of the elasticated waist is not only easy to make, but comfy to wear too. You’ll also learn how to sew concealed pockets (perfect for sweeties) and embellish with appliqué star motifs.

Made with...

4oz Washed Denim Cotton Dress Fabric
Non Roll Peterstretch Waistband Elastic (25mm)
Fuse A Web Bonding Web