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Make Do And Mend: No Sew Jeans Repair

I had a very comfy pair of jeans that are starting to look at bit rough around the edges and with very little time for sewing I set about  repairing them with a no sew technique. 245 more words


Tea or coffeee

The in-built recycling default which many of the pre-War generation had drilled into them may linger on in a few. I did fashion a strange seed container to fill up the bird feeder the other day out of an empty plastic bottle, so perhaps I’ve inherited some of it. 212 more words


Denim patches.

I’ve spent the last few days emptying my brain of its ideas. If I don’t do this regularly I get very cross and grumpy.
Having a room where I can go and paint, glue and sew is wonderful and I am very grateful that our family lifestyle allows me the luxury of being there. 48 more words


Make Do And Mend - End Measured Mile

Hot Pink with Orange Haze (Limited to 19)
Paper + Plastick

Signed by Make Do And Mend.

Make Do And Mend

Seamwork article: Sashiko Embroidery

I love sashiko embroidery, so I jumped at the chance to write my first full-length Seamwork article on it.

“To me, sashiko is a technique of transformation that honors the impulse to re-use waste and use materials efficiently.

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Freelance Writing

Craftroom Update and tortoise

Hello Peeps!

I hope you all are having a great day! I have been busy updating and re organising my craft room. When Johnnie and I first moved in together I set up a room to craft in 2 years ago. 199 more words