I have had the huge honour and pleasure to be joining the super talented Minki Kim on the tour of her newest book – Zakka Wool Applique.I love all of Minki’s books, of which this is the 4th, however this one is super special. It features one of my favourite things to do, hand sewing.…… Continue reading Zakka Wool Applique Book Tour
Today I am sharing what I made with the beautiful collection Midsummer Meadow from Riley Blake Designs, designed by Katherine Lenius. Well of course it had to be another Stitch and Go Case! I do hope you are not getting bored of them!? I had fun with this one. It was a chance to make…… Continue reading Midsummer Meadow – Stitch and Go Case
Just over a week ago I released my first pattern and today I would like to share the versions my wonderful testers have made for me. I was blown away when pictures started to come through, it was so exciting to see a pattern that I had designed being made into actual items! Such a…… Continue reading Stitch and Go Case – Tester Versions
I’m not sure if there are many people, who at the start of the year could have predicted how the world would be right now. What started off as something in a market in China has turned into one of the biggest pandemics the world has ever seen. I don’t think there has ever been…… Continue reading Scrub Bag – “Nobody Fights Alone” – Riley Blake Designs
I’m so excited today to be sharing with you my first pattern – The Stitch and Go Case. As you know I’m a keen cross stitcher, and especially a fan of an SAL (sew-along). I wanted something that held all I needed that I could just grab and take with me. It needed to hold…… Continue reading Stitch and Go Case – New Pattern Release!
One of my all time favourite Disney films is Beauty and the Beast. Probably because being about 9 years old, I was just the right age to fall in love with the magic of Disney films. Although thinking about it, even now as a grown woman in her late 30’s I still do love a…… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast – Sawtooth Star Mini Quilt
Well, hello there! Somehow it is the middle of June and almost 2 months since I last did a blog post! The crazy times we are living in means I’ve not posted as much as I would have liked. Then with so much going on in the world, it was a case of finding the right…… Continue reading Its been a while!
I’ve had the delight of playing with this super cute fabric by Designs by Dani for Riley Blake Designs – Woodland Spring. As soon as I saw it, I was inspired to make a cute bag. I especially love the Navy Deers on Cream. I had planned on a cute photo shoot out in the…… Continue reading Woodland Spring – Kit Supply Tote
Pouch Wizard Aneela Hoey has just released a new pattern, the “4 Pocket Pouch”. Lucky me, I got to test it for her. I know I pretty much say this every time I test a pattern for Aneela, so I know this statement might be wearing a little thin, but I really do think this…… Continue reading 4 Pocket Case
How are you all doing? Such crazy times right!? Not a whole load of sewing going on over here, what with Mabel’s pre-school being closed, and lack of concentration with all the worry over everything, I haven’t really made it onto my machine. I have been happily hand stitching as much as I can though.…… Continue reading Animal Almanac – Month 3