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Love a Simple Pattern Mash-Up

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Today I’m over at Tie Dye Diva with a super easy pattern mash-up tutorial!   325 more words

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A Christmas gift for Hayden

I don’t sew for other people very often but when I do, it seems to take me months to start it, months to photograph it and then more months to write about it! 669 more words

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Stumpwork Yoshi

My almost 14-year-old step-son recently asked me if I’d make “one of those circle things I do” for him and his specific request was Yoshi from the Super Mario Nintendo franchise.   641 more words

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Snails and turtles

I went to visit friends in Sheffield on Saturday; it was fun. The journey back yesterday, due to engineering works, was hell. Train times online were wrong so I only just caught my train from Meadowhall. 265 more words

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February: Project Sew My Style


We’re at month two of Project: Sew My Style.  February’s make is the Saunio Cardigan by Named. I think quite a few people have the same sentiment when it comes to this month’s make,”This is so not my style”. 605 more words

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Making my mistakes look bad ass!

I’m a bit of a slapdash sewist. I do really well at concentrating roughly 95% of the time then take the view that “meh – that’ll do”. 433 more words

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Teeny Tiny French Seams

I made another pair of City Gym Shorts as a birthday present for my eldest. Happy Birthday Izzy!

This time I decided to try finishing the seams with the… 111 more words

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