September 14, 2018

One of the best things for me about sewing a handmade wardrobe is sewing my own bras. I have spent too many years wearing uncomfortable and poorly fitting bras so when my favourite bra finally gave up on me I decided enough was enough. Also who really wants to go bra s...

January 31, 2018

I know it's the end of January (finally) but it's never too late to start making plans for the year.

I decided mid-way through last year that I would endeavour to not buy any RTW items, and make them myself instead. It wasn't too much of a challenge last year as there w...

January 29, 2018

For the past few years I have been wearing an embarrassingly old and very not waterproof raincoat. You always find out the hard way that your raincoat is no longer waterproof don't you? After one particularly thorough drenching in Scotland this summer I decided I HAD t...

January 29, 2018

I'm sure many of the sewists reading this will have experienced this at some stage in their life, and it's not something I can ever quite understand. What I'm talking about is that moment when you tell somebody "I made this" and their first reaction is "Oh my goodness...

July 26, 2017

Welcome to my blog! I am Rosie from MadexRosie and here is a little introduction about me.

I have always been a maker. As a young child I loved looking through rainy-day project books and "1001 things to make and do" books. My mum says that while my siblings would ask h...

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