I’ve been sewing for a while now but I still get those anxious feelings at the start of every project. Will I like it? Will it turn out the way I want it to? Will the fabric suit the pattern? Will I make a mistake? Will I run out of fabric? Will I finish it? Will it fit? Will it suit me/my daughter? Will she wear it? Will I wear it? Will.i.am? Continue reading
I was asked by Project Run & Play to write about a few of my favourite things. And of course Julie Andrews immediately popped into my head. I bet she popped into your head too, so come on press PLAY and sing along folks.
It was love at first sight for me with the Loveralls. I bought my fabric straight after this blog post way back in March. I was going to make some Loveralls and wild denim horses were not going to stop me.
When I accepted the invitation to the Sewing Block Party, I was only after one thing, the Loveralls (of course) and I’m not ashamed to admit it. But the pattern was not ready and whilst everyone else at the party was excitedly sewing up other Petit a Petit Patterns, I was patiently waiting for the Loveralls.
And then, as if the sewing fairies were listening (or after a heavy hint), this message popped up… Continue reading
OK, I might have made that up but it may well be true. Just look around you next time you are in a crowd.
People love stripes, especially the classic black and white or blue and white.
Oh my word!!! Sara just had a baby, another one, that makes 4, yes 4 children. I’m from a family of 4 children; 2 boys and 2 girls, it’s a ready made party and there’s always someone to play with. I always thought that 4 was the magic number, but De La Soul would tell you otherwise. Continue reading