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Pincushion Jackie Inspiration

As my kitchen renovation carries on (and on and on) I am continuing on with creating new patterns (so I’m not risking getting dust into anything I want to keep as final). 134 more words


Sewing day out! 

For the last couple of years I have visited the Sewing for Pleasure and Hobbycrafts show at the NEC in Birmingham, so this year was no different! 980 more words

Easter Egg Pincushion Tutorial by Hillary Goodwin and Kitty Wilkin

Recently Kitty (Night Quilter) and I had the opportunity to meet in person after following each other’s work online for years.  Both loving embroidery, repurposing textiles, creativity and the sewing community in general we plotted a tutorial that would allow us to play off each other’s creative personality and engage the greater sewing community as a whole. 775 more words


Tea, Anyone?

Disappointingly there’s not much of a story behind this one. Sorry folks.

I was trolling Pinterest…(again!) for mother’s day gift ideas.

My mother-in-law is an annoyingly practical woman which means when it comes to presents, anything considered nice is wasted on her – it’s either practical or you’ll never see her use it. 145 more words


Pincushion Irene Experimenting 3

The final row for this pincushion is a easy, natural mirrored repeat of row 3.

I’m quite happy with this pattern and will now write up the pattern and test it a few times! 14 more words