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Two thousand and seventeen


Welcome to my first post on Liddy + Jess.

I figure the start of a new year is as good a time as any to start a blog. I’ve been sewing and knitting for a little over three years now, but am yet to dip my toe into the world of blogging, despite having been an avid blog reader for quite a while. I’ve noticed lately a definite change in my approach to making, from the ‘I want to make anything and everything‘ phase to the ‘I want a carefully planned and cohesive wardrobe‘ phase. I hope this blog will help me to better plan and keep track of my growing handmade wardrobe.

In the spirit of all things ‘new year’ (does mid-January still count?), I thought I’d start with some goals. I’m not a big goal-setter in other parts of my life – in fact, I actively dislike setting goals. But I thought putting some ideas down in writing would help guide me to be more thoughtful and intentional in my making. So here goes…

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