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The Enchanted Snow Queen!

Well through the busy month of October I had time to put my new learning experience to the test. That test was creating part of my halloween costume. 224 more words

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"I Made That!" Monday - Cute Curtain Ties

As I mentioned in my Weekly Small Pleasures post yesterday (if my post scheduling worked out!), this weekend The Boy and I have been away visiting family. 517 more words


'Well that didn't work'

Let’s take a look at makes that didn’t work!¬†I did a similar exercise years ago, and discovered every single make that didn’t work came down to either poor finishing or poor fitting, so I took some proper lessons. 877 more words

"I Made That!" Monday - Draw Me Like One Of Those Cute Bags, Jack.

(Sorry for the title, I had to.)

At the moment I’m still dedicated to Christmas presents. I know it’s pretty early but I’m a worrier. I’m one of those people who will stress out about getting everybody’s gifts (and getting¬† 607 more words


Glueing My Way To Victory...

Well these last couple weeks have been somewhat of a blur! Between sewing my quilt and creating my Halloween costume I managed to complete the most challenging step through my learning process. 279 more words

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"I Made That!" Monday - Pick yourself up and try again, zip style.

This week I tackled a new-to-me challenge. The dangerous world of zips. I’m starting early on Christmas presents – I’ve got some ordered already and my organised spreadsheet of ideas and how much I’ve spent is coming along splendidly. 826 more words


Learning to sew: a 1960s sleeveless dress

A couple of years ago, my in-laws gave me a sewing machine as a birthday gift. But apart from one cushion I made as a Christmas gift last year, I’ve hardly used it. 576 more words