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26 Dec



1 project per week sewing challenge

8 Jun

1 project per week sewing challenge.

Trixie Lixie Knicker Kits

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Trixie Lixie Knicker Kits.

this moment

29 Mar

{this moment}

A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember.

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Some of the things I have been making!

10 Mar

I have not posted on this blog for ages, but I have been busy sewing and making all sorts of things, so I thought I would share a few.

Kolloboro skirtA skirt I made using a kit from the fantastic Kollabora website, which was really quick and easy!

cushionsSome seat cushions for my sister’s dining room chairs

funky skirtA skirt for my best friend for Christmas, funky fabric from    (My teenage daughter made the lovely blouse, it’s the Colette Jasmine sewing pattern)

Becky's dress

A lovely dress for my lovely sister!

Jame's card

A first birthday card for my gorgeous nephew.

Mothers day card

A Mothers day card for my Wonderful Mum!


Some more birthday cards, and finally a door stop for my sister! (To match her cushions)

door stop

A very busy month! And now I’ve got another list of things to make, better make a start on it!

Higgledy Garden seeds

1 Feb

I bought these seeds as an Anniversary present for my husband to grow to give to me!

higgledy garden

They are from a great blogging site here Higgledy Garden

I bought 6 varieties and they gave me an extra one free to try, what excellent service!

Wedding Anniversary

27 Jan

Amy made us a lovely cake today to celebrate our 19th Wedding Anniversary which is on Tuesday!

Anniversary cake My Wedding!My wedding dress was made by my sister, it is a lovely fabric that we bought in Liberties of London, I have vintage petticoats on and a handmade hat that I had made, but I can’t remember who by! The dress still fits!

Valentines card production

27 Jan

Valentines is always a busy time for me, my handmade cards are really popular and I get orders from shops & museums. These are Welsh versions, Cariad means ‘My Love’ in Welsh. All my cards are available to buy from my Folksy website, click on the link at the bottom of this post.

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Sewing with cats!

15 Jan

Here is my cat Spike helping me make a lap quilt for my Mum at Christmas!

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Here is the finished Quilt

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I made it using a “Sew Mama Sew” Charm pack from Trixie Lixie

Christmas is coming

18 Dec

I have made the Christmas Cake and Amy has decorated it



Amy’s advent calendar is almost finished so it must almost be Christmas!
Happy Christmas Everyone!


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