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Meet the Refashionista, Jillian Owens.

Have you met Jillian Owens the refashionista? If you haven’t I have to introduce you to her! I would consider Jillian an artist. She has mastered the art of taking a thrift store find and refashioning it into a beautiful piece of wearable art. 333 more words


Sea Breeze Mini Quilt Along

Hello! We are up to day four of the quilt along and I am loving all the beautiful quilts being made! I’m chuffed to be one half of today’s stops on the blog hop – be sure to also see what  Penny at… 542 more words


Scrap-busting Handbag Organiser

My handbag is a black hole. Forget the billions spent on space exploration and CERN experiments, just come study my bag instead.  I think it’s shape is partly to blame, plus the fact that I feel like I must carry loads of things because one day I might need them. 571 more words


If you can't finish one project, why not start another instead?

I’m desperate to get back to a bit of sewing, so have decamped downstairs to cut my next project. I’m going to start on the bird fabric I put in a previous post. 79 more words


KCW: McCall's 6059

Kids Clothes Week (KCW) is this week. Sewists around the blogosphere sign up and agree to spend an hour a day for a week sewing kids’ clothes, usually involving a theme. 162 more words

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Entertaining Small Children

Yesterday I was baby sitting my nieces. One was at school most of the day and the others were in their own home with their own toys but I still wanted to do a couple of different activities with them just to change the day up for them a bit. 426 more words

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Summer sewing

Ok, I admit it: I have seriously caught the bug for sewing clothes! I’ve made quite a few things already over the past few weeks, and have got a few other projects planned too! 228 more words