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A New School Bag – Piggie Backpack

You may remember the bag I made for Mabel at the start of September term last year. You can read about it here. Well as was inevitable she has sadly started to grow out of it! As sad as that is, it is of course the perfect opportunity to make another. When I first started…… Continue reading A New School Bag – Piggie Backpack

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Blogging block… So a little round-up instead!

I read somewhere that it’s not healthy to apologise if you’ve not posted or blogged in a while, and I can see why they would say that, after all it’s not good to put unnecessary pressure on yourself and blogging should be a joy not a chore! However I am sorry, it’s not because I…… Continue reading Blogging block… So a little round-up instead!

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Double Zip Box Pouch

Aneela Hoey has released another new pattern this week and I had the pleasure of testing it for her. Always thinking of our crafting storage needs, she has come up with a pouch that has not one but two zips, perfect for those of you who like to keep different parts of your hobby organised.…… Continue reading Double Zip Box Pouch

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Zippered Basket Pouch

Last month I had the opportunity to try  Aneela Hoey’s new pattern the Zippered Basket Pouch. I posted about it on Instagram but realised I never actually shared it on here! I think I may have mentioned before but I love Aneela’s patterns! They are always so well written and well explained. Every time I…… Continue reading Zippered Basket Pouch

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Sloth Makers Tote

You may remember way back last year I shared with you some fabric I had bought whilst I was supposed to be on a “fabric diet”. I had every intention of making this fabric into a Makers Tote, I had even started to cut it out but then I ran out of steam (there are…… Continue reading Sloth Makers Tote

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A Mini Ballet Bag

Mabel has just started ballet lessons, so of course I had to make her a little bag to put her shoes in! I bought this super cute Swan Lake fabric by Kokka months and months ago with the sole intention of it being used to make her a ballet bag, I was just never able…… Continue reading A Mini Ballet Bag

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Sunflower Tote

When Aneela Hoey asked me if I would like to test her new pattern I was delighted, I mean how could I turn her down?? I felt honoured! The pattern comes with not only the embroidery design but also the instructions on how to make it into this beautiful super roomy and handy tote bag.…… Continue reading Sunflower Tote