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Harris Tweed and Liberty Tana Lawn

Oh my, what an amazing combination these fabrics are! I never used to rate Tweedy fabrics, I found them far too itchy, but then, in one of my online sewing groups, I kept seeing these beautiful, colourful bags that one … Continue reading

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Mini Tulip Tote

I knew immediately that I was going to have to make this pretty bag I loved the positivity of it, hope that makes sense lol..it is just a cute little bag, with pretty gathers and a lovely curvy shape I … Continue reading

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My Sharona

Ever since I was asked if I’d take this pattern for a test drive, I have been singing this song! Did you click…are you now singing it too? The design is by Maria of DelindaBoutiqueDesigns It’s always a pleasure when … Continue reading

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A Day Tripper bag for Paris

Yesterday I made myself a really crappy dress. I’d saved the fabric for a special pattern and I really thought I’d found it. I cut it out oh so carefully, I sewed each seam with equal care. The fabric was … Continue reading

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A tale of two bags

Can you spot the difference? (sorry about the difference in the quality of the photos, the second one was taken on my mobile phone) I have made plenty of these wonderful Expandable Pack-it-In tote bags in the past, you can … Continue reading

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Pattern Testing

Just recently, patterns by Dog Under My Desk have been keeping me very occupied…I have made s few gifts (which I can’t show you yet) with Erin’s patterns and found that her construction techniques were so beautifully written, each step flows smoothly … Continue reading

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Mary Poppins Sewing Bag

When I showed my latest bag on Facebook, someone said it was a Mary Poppins Bag for sewers! Well it really is amazing and holds so much stuff! The design is the Bionic Gear Bag by Ripstitcher I did feel … Continue reading

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How rude!

Who’s this showing us her new knickers?she’s also got a pretty dress with a shiny button on the backIts a teeny weeny tiny Ted made using this pattern It came up in my bloglines this morning on one of the … Continue reading

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I know what you’re all going to say….I know I am a bit hyperactive, making things oh so quickly but what you have to remember is that although I have been an arty crafty soul for as long as I … Continue reading

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FO’s and a WIP!

Here are my beaded socks, I used Cascade Sassy stripes and the pattern is heartstrings, Beaded Swirl Socks. I really love them and I am very proud of my first ever use of beads in knitting. The pattern was a … Continue reading

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