Chatter

It’s OK…

A little off topic from my normal posts but as today is World Mental Health Day. I wanted to share my thoughts. Mental illness can happen to anyone, it is not prejudiced with who it decides to strike. Yet why is there still so much stigma, discrimination and lack of understanding around it? According to…… Continue reading It’s OK…

Sewing

A birthday quilt for Mabel

You may remember if you’ve been following the blog for a while that I made a little quilt for Mabel last year (read about it here). Unfortunately I hadn’t quite worked out the measurements quite right so as was inevitable she has out grown it. So, what a perfect excuse to make another! I have…… Continue reading A birthday quilt for Mabel

Shop talk

New! Liberty Key Fobs

Excited to tell you I have just added some new Liberty key fobs to the shop! It would make a perfect gift as a stocking filler, secret Santa, a house warming, a teacher’s gift, mother’s day or even a gift for yourself. So many options! Sandwiched between a low loft fusible fleece to give it…… Continue reading New! Liberty Key Fobs

Sewing

September Round-up

It seems I’ve blinked another month has passed us by and we’re now in October with Halloween and Christmas rushing towards us! September a month where the leaves are changing, the air is getting cooler but still warm enough to not have to layer up. I’ve never really been a fan of the cooler months…… Continue reading September Round-up

Sewing

3 in 1 Pouch – Pattern Review

Aneela Hoey is one very clever lady, she has just released a new pattern and as with all her patterns they are functional and well written, with easy to understand instructions and diagrams. I’ve been a fan of Aneela’s patterns ever since I got hold of her book “Stitched Sewing Organisers”. Not many books that I…… Continue reading 3 in 1 Pouch – Pattern Review

Sewing

Beatrix Potter Swap

I have been a fan of Beatrix Potter’s works ever since I can remember, so when I saw a post on Instagram about a swap to commemorate her birthday I knew I had to sign up! It took me rather a long time to settle on what I was going to make. I knew I…… Continue reading Beatrix Potter Swap

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August Round-up

With the school holidays I feel like I’ve not had much time for anything, grabbing moments here and there to do some sewing, it has meant the blog has once again been left to one side. As much as I love the summer I am looking forward to getting back into a routine again, and…… Continue reading August Round-up