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Make World book Day 2018 The Best Yet!

March 13th, 2017 by admin

Hello seamstresses!   How did you enjoy World Book Day this year, was it a success? Was it a hassle? Whether your World Book Day was a disaster or a triumph, today I’m brining you some ideas to make next year a great one! These are all based … [ Read more ]

Please welcome, Tilly and the Buttons!

February 21st, 2017 by admin

Hello sewers! Today I come bearing exciting news, we are now stocking Tilly and the Buttons patterns! Tilly and the Buttons are an independent pattern company ran by Tilly Walnes, whose patterns revolve around being easy to follow and are made to suit … [ Read more ]

No-sew fabric pictures

February 6th, 2017 by admin

My Mum made these this week to add a marine theme to our bathroom, and it looks so good I thought I would share how she did it! 1. Iron out the fabric to take out any creases 2. Cut the fabric so the piece is large enough to fit over to the inside edge … [ Read more ]

Beginners Guide to Fabric Shopping

January 20th, 2017 by admin

I wanted to make this post for a few of reasons. Firstly, a lot of people will have got their first sewing machine for christmas and when you’re a beginner, fabric shopping can be quite daunting! Also, loads of people shop from the website who don’t … [ Read more ]

Artistic Sewing

January 14th, 2017 by admin

I wanted to put this post up before christmas but I couldn’t because it is a present for my Mum and she s one of my most loyal readers. Instead I will post it now and it may provide some new-year home improvement inspiration. When I was 11 I painted … [ Read more ]

My New Years Resolutions!

January 6th, 2017 by admin

The time has come again for us to decide what we want to improve about ourselves in the coming year, and I have a few sewing related ones which I thought I would share, perhaps inspire you. Lets see how many I maintain!   Measure twice, Cut once! … [ Read more ]

Knitting Happy!

December 31st, 2016 by admin

Hello sewers! I hope you had a lovely holiday season and are ready for the new year. I was very lucky and got some beautiful presents this year, but one of my favourites was a knitting bag made by my Mum. I know admitting I like knitting is sewing treason, … [ Read more ]

Thermal Dog Blanket Tutorial

December 9th, 2016 by admin

My dog has problems with her liver so it is important for her to stay warm, and that is getting increasingly difficult in the colder months, so my mum decided to make her a thermal dog blanket which will reflect the heat back onto her so she can stay … [ Read more ]

Felt Captain Hook

December 2nd, 2016 by admin

My friend Evie loves all things pirate, so for christmas I made her a felt Captain Hook. There was a nice mix of hand sewing and machine sewing, so it was a perfect craft project. For his face, I appliquéd the moustache, Eyebrows and beard on. I hand … [ Read more ]

DIY Galaxy Ice Dye Tutorial.

November 18th, 2016 by admin

I am making my friend a galaxy themed christmas present (more to be revealed soon), and I needed a galaxy fabric. Although we have a great selection at the remnant house, there wasn’t one that was perfect, so I thought I would make it myself. After … [ Read more ]