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A boy and his dog

A couple of people have asked me how Heidi is going, so I thought I’d include her in this blog post.

After repeated requests I have made Tom yet another flannel shirt. 241 more words


Stashbusting and last summer sewing: A Maxi-skirt

Today in London was absolutely gorgeous – blue sky, sunshine, lovely temperatures. Lucky me, I thought, that I’d just finished some stashbusting-sewing yesterday: my (summer-weight) maxi skirt. 513 more words

Stuff I Do

Thinking And Not Doing

I did not have a productive week. On the upside, I did not buy fabric.
I looked over some purse patterns for my art quilt group’s pocket challenge. 126 more words


Viyella flanno

Given my family’s penchant for flannel shirts, I am always on the lookout for high quality fabric. To my joy I found this Viyella in Hong Kong and now don’t know why I didn’t buy more. 591 more words


Do Over

This week was a total do over. I’m still fighting the crud that makes me want to sleep all the time. I went to guild in the morning yesterday and came home and slept. 100 more words


New outfit for Mark

Whilst it’s currently beautiful weather here in Hobart, there is still that lovely crisp, clean, nip in the air and Mark dressed accordingly.

His outfit today consists of a pair of tracksuit pants (KwikSew 3663) made with some cotton fleece from Fabric.com, and a Rugby top (Stretch n Sew 1758) made from bits out of my stash. 606 more words


Dreaming of...getting back in the game!

Fair warning here; I think a few weeks away from blogging may have made me a bit rusty in the old posting department, so please forgive me if any of this doesn’t make any sense! 365 more words