Tags » Sewing And Knitting

Define Too Much Thread...

I may have over reacted to a recent sewing crisis, when I ran out of black thread mid-project on a weekday evening. Sewing ground to a halt until the weekend and I hit up the Internet, stock piling. 227 more words

Sewing And Knitting

Polly And The Puffin Takes Flight

It’s rare for me to highjack my sewing blog to talk about my day job but today I am going to do that quite shamelessly. Mainly because I think you’ll love this book – … 522 more words

Sewing And Knitting

Ten Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In Sewing

I recently ran a ten day campaign on Twitter and Instagram posting ten of the most beautiful sentences in sewing, along with accompanying images. Some of the ‘sentences’ could have been genuine quotes; others most definitely came from the land of fantasy. 43 more words

Sewing And Knitting

Sulking, Not Sewing

Oh, how I wish I had a new make to share with you! Unfortunately, the past week has been spent sulking. And when The Great British Sewing Bee… 377 more words

Sewing And Knitting

Sewing Station - Organisation

I don’t have a dedicated sewing space, and I suspect I’m not alone. My ironing board stands next to my kitchen drawers. The living room door knocks into my dressmaker’s dummy every time I walk into the room. 97 more words

Sewing And Knitting

Blog Writing Tips 2 - The Art Of Conversation

When you compose a blog post, it’s immediately personal. Readers can react within moments. You’re not preaching from a pulpit or talking to yourself in the mirror and you certainly don’t need permission to write. 681 more words

Sewing And Knitting

New Trimmings, Great Titchfield Street

Ooh, it’s ages since I did a shop review! But there I was, wandering down Great Titchfield Street, London when I noticed this Aladdin’s Cave. I poked my nose through the front door of… 136 more words

Sewing And Knitting