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Stardust Fabric – Granny Pouch

Today I’m sharing what I made with the ever so beautiful fabric – Stardust, designed by Bev McCullough from Flamingo Toes for Riley Blake Designs. When I saw that beautiful large scale floral print, I knew it would make a beautiful slouchy style granny bag. So with the help of one of my Japanese craft…… Continue reading Stardust Fabric – Granny Pouch

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Unicorn Kingdom – Back to School Supplies

Today I’m sharing what I made with the super cute collection Unicorn Kingdom, designed by Shawn Wallace for Riley Blake Designs. Like most 5 year olds my daughter loves unicorns, so I knew right away who I was making for! In fact I’m not sure I would have been forgiven if I hadn’t! I took…… Continue reading Unicorn Kingdom – Back to School Supplies

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Liberty Deco Dance Fabric – Modern Clamshell Quilt

The moment I saw Liberty’s Deco Dance collection a whole of range of feelings and emotions came over me. Excitement of course, lots of love for it, but lastly a slight sadness and yearning too. Let me explain.. It’s all to do with my beautiful Mum. She loved the Art Deco period ( a love…… Continue reading Liberty Deco Dance Fabric – Modern Clamshell Quilt

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Strawberry Honey – EPP Project Cases

Today I am sharing what I made with the newest collection from Gracey Larson – Strawberry Honey, designed for Riley Blake Designs. This is the perfect fabric to get you in the mood for summer! Featuring delicious strawberries, the sweetest honey bears and bees, fun florals and lovely ginghams. With a new EPP (English Paper…… Continue reading Strawberry Honey – EPP Project Cases

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Easter Egg Hunt Fabric – Hexie Basket and Egg Hunt Bunting (Free Pattern)

I don’t know about you but I am quite happy to swiftly move away from Christmas and New Year and turn my thoughts onto my favourite time of year – Easter and Spring! Never more than this year has Spring seemed more hopeful. By then, (hopefully!) this awful virus will be under control, more people…… Continue reading Easter Egg Hunt Fabric – Hexie Basket and Egg Hunt Bunting (Free Pattern)

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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. Β The 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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Tale as Old as Time

I’ve already written about my love for Beauty and the Beast and the wonderful collection by Riley Blake Designs. (Click here if you missed it!). You may have also read about my Beauty and the Beast cross stitch I had started. Well fresh off the hoop, here it is! Seriously though, how cute is this!?…… Continue reading Tale as Old as Time