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 […]
I love a charity shop bargain and if it incorporates a pretty floral print and is something I can see… Read more Refashion project-Floral print top
It was with great pleasure that I demonstrated how to make a craft tote / tool bag on Sewing Quarter,… Read more Sew your own craft tote / tool bag
Hi and greetings to you on a chilly December afternoon. You may already be aware of my admiration for Burda… Read more BurdaStyle FREE download
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!
I love the combination of aged denim with floral print cotton. The prints from The Kaffe Fassett Collective are absolutely… Read more Upcycled jeans and floral print patchwork
I had the pleasure of demonstrating how to make a sleeveless top on Sewing Quarter last weekend. The fabric was… Read more Bias binding hints and tips
What an exciting and creative week it’s been! I was given a very warm welcome by the lovely folk at… Read more Sewing on the telly!
From a very early age I loved to make dresses. As a teenager, before commencing a job as a dressmaker,… Read more From Afflecks to Angel-A and lots of dresses in between