I’ve been asked recently for some links to my demonstrations on Sewing Quarter, so, I thought it would be helpful… Read more Live sewing demonstrations!
August 2021 Update – I made another using charity shop denim and nine pieces from a Kaffe Fassett charm pack,… Read more Upcycled jeans and floral print patchwork
I’ve been wanting to share a pattern cutting and sewing project for a while and this one is, I think,… Read more One pattern, so many possibilities!
Nature has been providing a wealth of inspiration in recent weeks. Beautiful alliums, with their mauve, star like flowers, have… Read more My Folksy shop
At the beginning of this year I was absolutely delighted to be working with a great team, as a Creative… Read more Fresh Arts on YouTube
I’m often surprised by the quality of items you can find in charity shops. This black cotton coat winked at… Read more Cotton coat makeover with Kaffe Fassett fabric covered buttons
I’m delighted to say that I’ll be hosting a Crafternoon at Raw Space, Bristol, on Saturday November 30th, 1 –… Read more Crafternoon in aid of Mind
I’m delighted to share the details of sewing workshops I’ll be teaching in June. On Friday 7th I’ll be at… Read more June sewing workshops in Bristol
I love it when a friend sends a link to me with a message saying something like “I think you’ll… Read more The joy of sewing on BBC Sounds
I’ve really enjoyed giving this second hand T shirt a makeover. It was a charity shop bargain, which I originally… Read more T shirt refashion – Stripes and flowers
Today I did something I haven’t done in a while. I perused the sewing magazines in WHSmith and purchased a… Read more Burda, sewing and me
I love a thrifty project! When I saw the post a few days ago, on the Stoff & Stil Instagram page, of hanging pots, I was really taken with the shape. Looking at my bag of fabrics from Bristol Scrapstore, it occurred to me that I could use the free pattern as my template […]