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Binding a Jersey Neckband

I keep being asked how I do the binding on the necklines of my jersey sewn items this particular little t-shirt caused a lot of interest! I took a few photos today of the binding process as I was sewing … Continue reading

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Vogue 9293

My husband is working away in Australia at the moment. I’ve been taking advantage of the extra time and trying to make the ‘missing him’ feelings go away by decluttering our cottage and sewing I spent yesterday sewing this lovely … Continue reading

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I’m still doing something

Goodness me it’s been such a busy year! I recently had 4 of my delicious Grandchildren to stay and we had a lot of fun! The three eldest all made at least one item using my Vintage Singer Featherweight sewing … Continue reading

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Shop Update

I feel like I’ve been promoting my shop update everywhere, so forgive me if I’m flooding your inbox I have dyed up loads of luxurious fibre blends and had great fun in the process In between dyeing I’ve been sewing … Continue reading

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Studio Donegal goes funky

After stitching 3 of those rather gorgeous multi pocketed tweed or quilted handbags I really wanted to sew a different handbag and so I went back to the designer , Napkitten on Craftsy or Etsy, and found this very interesting … Continue reading

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A Different Handbag

I felt at a loose end, don’t get me wrong, I still had a couple of orders to deal with but it was the day before my sewing group meeting and I needed a small project to work on. What … Continue reading

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Donegal Tweed Bag

I just love the Calla Convertible Backpack, I know, I only just posted another blog post about the last one I made 🙂 I’ve added an extra layer of heavyweight sew in interfacing to this one, I just felt the … Continue reading

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Calla Convertible Backpack

I’m off out to Kirsty Allsopp’s Handmade Fair soon and needed a new bag…well, a girl can’t have too many bags eh? I have a new pair of lightweight trainers so that hopefully my legs won’t be aching before I’ve … Continue reading

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Multi Tasking

I rather think it is about time I wrote another blog post…! I have been spurred into action by the positively happy workshop that I ran today in Button Up & Stitch in Wisbech I was meant to be running … Continue reading

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A new dress

This week was meant to be a week of tidying up ready for my three eldest grandchildren coming to stay for just over week. They arrive tomorrow and I have procrastinated about all things tidying up! I blamed it on … Continue reading

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