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Sewing Tote Bags - We all have to start somewhere!

As I mentioned in a previous post, I am just now learning how to sew with a sewing machine. I have been doing lots of research and reading, and one of the beginner sewing projects that caught my eye was making tote bags. 311 more words


Giant dicks and Venus FlyTraps

We made great progress with our group project today, and welcomed a new member to the group, a year 1 student called Hunter.

He made a great suggestion for our float, and it is extremely fitting. 379 more words

Fine Art

Zelda Bedside Organiser

Today I thought I’d treat the hubby to a bedside organiser as he loved mine so much. So I’ve been busy making stuff for him and my sister who has recently started back at college doing a nursing course. 218 more words


Opinions are just that, Opinions

So, I felt a little guilty about my AccuQuilt post.  There are quite a few people that love the AccuQuilt system.  I love it for applique shapes.   374 more words


Fix Files or Move To Objects - Qumulo Briefing Note

Object storage has been getting a lot of attention lately. This new way of storing data does not require the old metaphors of volumes and folders. 961 more words


Tuesday Textile Tip- Wool

It’s textile Tuesday Makers! Woolly season is coming. Sewing and crafting with wool has been popular textile for millennia. It’s one of the ‘living’ fibres. Which means coming from from animals like sheep or from goats is called cashmere and mohair, from muskoxen is qiviut and from rabbit – angora etc. 492 more words


Up cycle peg bag

scan n cut to decorate my tablecloth to peg bag project

the old oilcloth tablecloth has been taking up space in my fabric pile and all I can think of using it for is peg bags, any ideas? 263 more words