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Rose and Violet’s Garden – Clamshell Granny Bag

Today I’m sharing the beautiful collection Rose & Violet’s Garden from Riley Blake Designs by mum and daughter design team “Miss Rose Sister Violet”. This is such a beautiful collection, perfect for those who love vintage, pastel and dreamy styles; it’s no secret this is me! All the pretty motifs were begging to be fussy…… Continue reading Rose and Violet’s Garden – Clamshell Granny Bag

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GRL PWR Fabric – Bette Bag for Riley Blake Designs

Today on the blog it’s all about Girl Power! I have had a lot of fun playing with GRL PWR fabric from new designer to Riley Blake Amber Kemp-Gerstel aka Damask Love. This collection is Amber’s second for RBD and I love it! Slightly different to my usual subtle, pastel, floral choices, it was a…… Continue reading GRL PWR Fabric – Bette Bag for Riley Blake Designs

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Santa Claus Lane Fabric – Pull Bang Pop Pillow

My lovely friend Sally – @chasing.tigers has released a fab new pattern just in time for Christmas and I had the great fortune of receiving an early version of it. Pull Bang Pop is a fun and easy patchwork project to celebrate the festive season. ┬áThe table runner will add a bright and fun centre…… Continue reading Santa Claus Lane Fabric – Pull Bang Pop Pillow

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From the Heart Fabric – Valentine’s Pillow

Today I am sharing the project I’ve made with Riley Blake Design’s From the Heart collection designed by Sandy Gervais. It’s hard not to feel the love in the air when playing with these fabrics. I’m a sucker for a heart and these made me wish it was Valentines already – at least we would…… Continue reading From the Heart Fabric – Valentine’s Pillow

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New Dawn Fabric – Finch Bucket

Today I am sharing what I made with Citrus and Mint Designs newest fabric collection for Riley Blake Designs – New Dawn. I really love this collection. The beautiful pastel colours combined with that gorgeous hot pink makes my heart sing. Not forgetting to mention the peonies and strawberries! In fact when you look closer…… Continue reading New Dawn Fabric – Finch Bucket

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Let love and kindness win

“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

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Modern Farmhouse Fabric – Modern Rice Pouch

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

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Milk and Honey fabric – Baby Bow Quilt

One of my favourite fabric designers, Elea Lutz has just released a beautiful new collection for Riley Blake Designs, called Milk and Honey. I think this may be my favourite one yet, although that is a pretty hard call as they are all so fabulous! I really love the pastel tones of this collection, not…… Continue reading Milk and Honey fabric – Baby Bow Quilt

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Liberty Flower Show Spring – Clamshell Tote

Today I am sharing with you what I made with Liberty’s newest quilting cotton collection for Riley Blake Designs – Flower Show Spring. As soon as I saw the collection I fell in love (although hard not to with Liberty!) and knew straight away whatever I made it had to feature linen and clamshells. I…… Continue reading Liberty Flower Show Spring – Clamshell Tote

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Moments Fabric – London Backpack

When I first laid eyes on Minki Kim’s newest fabric collection “Moments” I was so excited – it had dogs on it!! I knew pretty much instantly I wanted to make a backpack and that the pattern I wanted to use was The London Backpack pattern by LBG Studio. I actually purchased this pattern over…… Continue reading Moments Fabric – London Backpack