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Go Fly A Kite!

Capital Husband and I have been adventuring about the parks our fair city has to offer with the finest in dollar store toys.  We got ourselves a pretty super frisbee, which he has been rather patiently teaching me to throw.   351 more words

Simplicity 1133: How I did...

The parents are visiting this week, and whilst they are here I thought I would take advantage of the excuse and sew Mum a dress. I have had some ikea fabric that I wanted to use for an adult – but I hadn’t bought enough for me. 436 more words

A burst ear drum and half term.

Well, its half term this week, so the kids are off school. Hubby has gone away with work for the week also, so the parents are down for the week. 258 more words

No think cushions

Sometimes I think you just need to do a no think, easy sewing project. Kind of like an palette cleanser. Something to just enjoy, and not have to think to much about. 247 more words

McCalls M7116 - How I did....

I got last months issue of Love Sewing magazine, and free with it was McCalls M7116, which I have been planning to make since, along with a few others: … 475 more words

Are you ready for the weekend?

Introducing my latest completed project “The Weekender” pattern courtesy of Liesl made.

This was certainly a challenging bag to make, due to the limited instructions provided – however, I am quite pleased with the finished result.   115 more words

Completed Projects

Slow progress

Hello everyone, been a bit slack with posts over the past couple of weeks.

I’ve been trying to get my head around sewing the Weekend Bag by Leisl Made, another free pattern, but the instructions aren’t that clear, so it’s taken a bit of working out, and for my little head, I don’t mind admitting, it’s taken some time! 27 more words

May 2016