menswear sewing & high-rise harvests

Month: July 2018

How to: Make a Sewing Pattern from a Shop-bought Garment

How to: Make a Sewing Pattern from a Shop-bought Garment

It’s no secret that most menswear sewing patterns are uncool, boxy garments that you would never see in a shop. Women’s sewing patterns are modern and fashionable, with thousands to choose from and brand new patterns being released every month, while us guys are left […]

Cucumbers (Tasty King) | First Harvest

Cucumbers (Tasty King) | First Harvest

I’ve just had a late lunch with my first slices of fresh cucumber from the balcony garden. I had a bit of a false start with cucumbers this year when, due to some blip in my attention span, I accidentally planted two lots of courgettes […]

Black Cherry Tomatoes | First Crop

Black Cherry Tomatoes | First Crop

Today I’ve had my first major crop from the black cherry tomato plants – I grew two plants from seed after buying the seeds for 1 penny last year! I didn’t really think ahead to their support and how tall they got so they have […]


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