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Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket

Christopher Thompson – AKA The Tattooed Quilter has a new fabric collection coming out with Riley Blake Designs and it is soooo pretty! Featuring pretty florals, cute bunnies (what sold it for me!) and inspirational texts the possibilities are endless. I knew when I first saw the fabric I wanted to make something that would…… Continue reading Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket

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November round-up

I can’t quite believe we’re in December already! How on earth did that happen!? As scary as it is that it has flown by so quick it is also exciting. Living in house with a 4 year old certainly makes this time of year very special, and we’re enjoying the journey of making yearly traditions…… Continue reading November round-up

Shop talk

New Goodies in the Shop!

I am so excited to share that I am now a stockist of Crafted Moon Art Prints. Crafted Moon’s founder is the one and only Sarah Watts, who is best known for her modern and quirky fabric designs for Cotton and Steel and now more recently a co-founder of the new Ruby Star Society! Available…… Continue reading New Goodies in the Shop!

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New Book: Sew Cute Quilts & Gifts

For as long as I have been sewing I have been a HUGE fan of Atsuko Matsuyama, both her fabrics and her books. So when I heard she was releasing a new book that had been translated into English I couldn’t wait to order it. I did feel a little naughty ordering myself a treat…… Continue reading New Book: Sew Cute Quilts & Gifts

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Five quick things to sew for the perfect Christmas Present

I don’t know about you but every year I say to myself this is the year everyone is getting handmade Christmas presents. That’s very easy to say in September but what we forget is the time speeds away from us and before we know it it is the week before Christmas and no gifts have…… Continue reading Five quick things to sew for the perfect Christmas Present

Chatter

Friday Favourites #4

This week for Friday favourites I thought I’d share some personal favourites of the week. Sewing:Ā I’m having so much fun with my Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery pattern The Nutcracker Parade, although this week I haven’t seem to have got very far. A certain little lady of the house is not sleeping very well, which in turn…… Continue reading Friday Favourites #4

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PONY Certain Stitch Needles

  I was sent some needles from Pony Europe to try out and I thought I would share my thoughts with you. They are called Certain Stitch and I have to say they’re pretty nifty! There is a coloured band near the point of the needle which works as a marker for your stitch length…… Continue reading PONY Certain Stitch Needles