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Sewing For Self-Care: A Round-Up

Being able to post about sewing and its relationship to self-care is probably my favourite thing about running Sew For Victory. I think that so many of us who have battled – or are battling – with mental illness struggle to find a meaning to it. 952 more words


Daisy and Tealy Birds

In February my niece Hayden turned one years old. It was high time I started to think about making her. I have been so busy with other things I didn’t get around to making them last month and even then I was short on time. 314 more words


List of Free Embroidery Designs

List of Free Embroidery Designs – A compilation of 12 Designers with hundreds-of-thousands of FREE embroidery design patterns.

I have way too many machine embroidery designs saved on my laptop! 758 more words

‘Squadron Leader’: the minis

When I made my first prototype aeroplane blocks for Little Island Quilting’s Soy Amado project, I had a little accident: I cut the wing on one aeroplane too big. 417 more words


Sew a Family of Slippers

Sew a Family of Slippers!

Years ago (not saying how many exactly!!) I used to be a contributor for a very well respected sewing magazine here in the UK called  362 more words

A Little Grey Dress

I love to sew for my grandkids.  I don’t have a lot of time, but I do a little every chance I get, especially early in the mornings or later at night.   261 more words


‘Squadron Leader’

Finally, the aeroplane blocks I made for Little Island Quilting’s Soy Amado project are a baby quilt pattern that is ready for download. Hurrah! 579 more words