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Ultimate Trousers and Betty Dress

I’m currently visiting my family in Devon and they have a lovely little haberdashery where they live in Bideford, called the Mill Street Makery. So today I walked down and we had a little look inside. 292 more words


This is How I Roll or First Assignment for Blogging U.

To my readers who have faithfully and very sweetly been reading my blog posts: you will see more frequent posts here because I’ve gone and signed up for Blogging 101, a course offered by the blogging software company – WordPress.com – whose platform I use to publish my posts. 262 more words

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Are You Looking For Gift Ideas?

Just a little follow-up  from  my Previous Post  Are you stuck for gift ideas? Are you into ‘retro’ crafts? Then do I have the perfect answer for you, these patterns are from my latest purchase of the 1930’s ‘Complete Needlecraft’ by Agnes M Miall  … now are you sat on the edge of your seat ? 184 more words


Sewing the Sink the Pink Summer Ball. Let's talk about Flamingotits

With the most humility I can muster…how cute is Amyzing in this?

I banged on about it enough on Instagram so I think it’s obvious how much I loved making this… 335 more words


Week 3: Studio 5, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA

Isn’t it strange how the world has become obsessed with bespoke. Bespoke is the hipster word for craft. When something is handmade, artisan, one of a kind, made by a crafts-person. 600 more words


Cynthia Rowley 1873

The Cynthia Rowley 1873 was one of my target makes for June.  I set up a little Facebook group for a few other bloggers who also wanted to sew this garment and it was great to sew along with them.   509 more words


Using your sewing time wisely

Why, oh why do I feel compelled to dress this puppy?  Is it because of her adorable little face?  Those gigantic ears?  The fact that she’s only six inches tall? 185 more words