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
My 5th Mother’s day as a mummy but my first without mine. I know this day is going to be difficult, even though I know I will be surrounded by lots of love. I’ve struggled with the run up to it, seeing the shops full of cards and gifts, it’s like salt in a very…… Continue reading Mothering Sunday…
“Where there is love there is life” – Ghandi I have tried to avoid talking about Covid-19 on here, but I just wanted to share a few words. This is an unprecedented time for us all. Not just that but down-right scary too! Now is the time to show kindness and love to people. There…… Continue reading Let love and kindness win
Today I’m sharing what I made with this pretty fabric “Modern Farmhouse” by Simple Simon & Company for Riley Blake Designs. The collection comes in three colour-ways and I immediately fell in love with the blush version, it even includes little pops of metallic! I thought it would be fun to make a Modern Rice…… Continue reading Modern Farmhouse Fabric – Modern Rice Pouch