Sponsored Content It's Mother's Day in the UK in 6 days...I know, 6 days time! I'm working with the lovely people at Tilda to show you how to make a really easy Make Up Bag, Wash Bag, or whatever-you-like zipped bag with just one fat quarter of fabric. This really is the perfect last minute, … Continue reading Amazingly Easy Make Up Bag…the Perfect Stash Buster!
A little bit of selfless sewing in miniature for the little people in your life is so much fun, and very rewarding. If you're new to sewing, it's a great way to start sewing clothes as you're working on a smaller scale. Today we're speaking to the lovely Lynsey of Yellow Bug Designs to find … Continue reading Sewing for Little People – 10 Minutes with Lynsey from Yellow Bug Designs (…and a little discount code for you!)
Tomorrow sees us enter December and the quest will be on to get ready for Christmas. I don't know about you but I love buying the perfect present for people - some can be more challenging than others. If you're struggling for inspiration for the perfect gift, why not make your own? Here's a few … Continue reading Christmas Inspiration – The Essential 22 Bakes and Makes
I must confess, when I'd seen patterns where I'd been instructed to make my own bias binding, I panicked and went racing over to The Corner Patch for a few metres of ready made - it looked so complicated! What a fool, it's really not, and you can pick up a bias maker really cheaply … Continue reading Why You Should Be Making Your Own Bias Binding
Sponsored content Today I’m working with Gütermann again to tell you about their Little Friends Collection – their tag line for this range is “A world of dreams and make believe” and it’s so true. As I was looking through the brochure for this range, I wished I was a little girl all over again … Continue reading Gütermann Little Friends Collection
Sponsored content We're really into Autumn now and everywhere you look is awash with rich colours - from the leaves on the trees to the earlier evening sunsets and from the darker lipstick hues in all of the magazines to the beautiful fabrics coming into clothing shops and fabric retailers. Autumn really is my favourite season; … Continue reading My Pick This Season
As many of you will know, I moved house earlier this year. I'm dying to start making things for my new home but there's a few messy (and expensive) remodelling projects for me to do first before I can start on the finishing touches. That said, this covered bench pad was an essential. When I … Continue reading An Easy Covered Bench Pad Tutorial…for when you need to sit down on the job!