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Sublime Stitching: review

What is Sublime Stitching: They are a web site that carries a wide selection of embroidering products. Don’t know how to embroider dont worry they even have a how to section for you. 240 more words


Pegs for Threads

This is one of the simplest ideas for storing all of your threads. I usually use plastic takeaway boxes to stop mine getting into a tangled rainbow mess in my sewing bag, however this is much more pleasing to the eye (it’s the littlest things…). 31 more words


Tried and True Review: The Sew U Ruffle Blouse

As a craft-blogger, who reads a lot of craft bloggers,  it seems as if we’ll often make something, take some photos, put together a blog post, and it’s on to the next project with the previous one never to be seen or mentioned again in blogland. 665 more words


The first sack-like but triumphant item

I made my first dress in January this year. My mum had bought me this beautiful sewing machine from John Lewis for Christmas and I was keen to get started. 704 more words


Graphic Motifs

One of the biggest trends for Summer and Fall 2014 are bold prints.  When I went to NY this weekend and saw this print I had to get it.  326 more words


More drapery

So, there was more meant to go in my post about the asymmetric drape top, but it was getting a bit long, so here is the Post Script. 517 more words

Progress check on the Wedding Owls!

I still love to hand sew and embroider, as I’ve been making more and more cushions and sewing for others, a few people have asked whether I’ll move to machine, I’m not sure, I think part of what I can offer is this hand sewn, old crafting approach. 11 more words