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Straight forward sew | Cushion

My husbands sister got married recently, however her and her new husband currently live on different continents so we weren’t sure on what to buy them as a gift, then we decided on something small, something personal, something they can put into their home when then finally move in together. 195 more words


Sew Sensational

Today I made a big step in my creative endeavours and bought my very first sewing machine. It was so exciting. I cannot wait to start my first project. 81 more words


Scrap Quilting with a Seven-Year-Old

I actually have three patchwork projects going now. Yes, three. Yes, I have a problem.

Hopefully more about the others soon. But this one started in the most irresistible way. 197 more words


5 items new sewers should start with

I learnt to sew from the age of 5, however haven’t sewed much over the past ten years, I have done the odd fixing of clothes or sew some crochet together when necessary but nothing major. 216 more words


Floral arrangements

I’ve been experimenting with flowers this week – not purposely. Winston and I have spent a lot of time in the garden and the hydrangea bushes reminded me that my new book… 239 more words

Out & About

Sewing Box - Item I

The Mr and I went shopping the other week, which isn’t unusually for us since we’re both crafty and on his days off we like to stock up on supplies. 342 more words


A handmade hen party

One of my younger sisters gets married in a few weeks time and I somehow volunteered myself to organise the hen party. It was always going to be quite a low key, relaxed affair at my parents house, so it wasn’t at all stressful to organise, and secretly I love having the opportunity to try out a few ideas from Pinterest. 294 more words

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