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September round-up

My, don’t the days go quick!? I had fully intended for this to be written and published by at least the 2nd of October, but somehow we are on the 6th already! September was a busy and slightly emotional month, what with Mabel starting school and turning 5! Despite that I did manage to squeeze…… Continue reading September round-up

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Idyllic Fabric – Hudson Bag

I’ve had the absolute pleasure of playing with the oh so stunning collection – Idyllic by Minki Kim, her newest collection for Riley Blake Designs. I can’t express enough how much I love it! I decided to make a Hudson Bag, which is a new pattern by Sallie Tomato. As soon as I saw the…… Continue reading Idyllic Fabric – Hudson Bag

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Zakka Wool Applique Book Tour

I have had the huge honour and pleasure to be joining the super talented Minki Kim on the tour of her newest book  – Zakka Wool Applique.I love all of Minki’s books, of which this is the 4th, however this one is super special. It features one of my favourite things to do, hand sewing.…… Continue reading Zakka Wool Applique Book Tour

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4 Pocket Case

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

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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

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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