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Knit Scarf to Shrug

A good Spring clean fantastic. It gives you a chance to clean, declutter, reorganise and find items you had long forgotton. It’s amazing how quickly we can accumulate “things” in such little time. 130 more words

Who made your clothes?

Thursday April 24th is Fashion Revolution Day.

Read more about it here and here

Who made your clothes? Lots of links to fair trade/1st World/History topics and ecology/air miles/etc. 85 more words


Sew Sessment

I am back from holiday, with a couple of pieces of knit fabric stashed in my rucksack that I bought in Edinburgh. I seem to have come back full of intentions of organisey things I can do (for instance I have finally changed the rest of the handles I brought for the kids wardrobes over a year ago) but very little sewing mojo. 414 more words

Day 113

Feeling frustrated, hours to this point and basted and re-basted the skirt pleats and can’t get them to fit the bodice, come back to it tomorrow. 9 more words


My First Shirt! The Plantain

I have been wanting to try sewing shirts for a while now, but because of my small bust and ribcage size I figured I would have a really hard time figuring out how to adjust the pattern so I have mostly been sticking to skirt making. 290 more words


Pas Raisonnable

Okay…maybe completing a project each week is too much. X is teething, pulling himself up to stand, finally signing and needing constant attention these last few weeks. 155 more words

DIY: Make Up Brush Roll Tutorial

Want to make your own make up brush roll, with just few piece of fabric, ribbon and wadding. It really simple to make, and could even be hand stitched if you don’t have a sewing machine!