Monthly Archives: July 2013

I Should Be Out In The Sunshine!

The rain has passed and the sun is shining again – so why am I in my sewing room? Well, it seemed such a long time since I have made anything??? Following a visit from a friend from the north … Continue reading

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Doggy Cushion

I have just made this cute little cushion for someone who is a boxer dog fan. A relative from Canada had given her a luggage tag which was a boxer dog so I converted i to the image on the … Continue reading

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Beach Bunting

Too hot to sew so I made some ‘no sew’ beach bunting. I used Bondaweb to fuse fabric together and apply the text and then just did a little bit of hand sewing to make the bunting and add the … Continue reading

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Too Hot To Sew!

It’s been far too hot to sew but today I just had the urge – so I used a lace doily that I recently picked up in Hay on Wye and made a cushion cover!

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Majorca Patchwork

On a recent trip to Majorca I came across a Patchwork shop in Palma. Fascinating to wander around and see all the fabrics, particularly the Christmas fabric with snowmen on it! I doubt very much that the Majorcans ever get … Continue reading

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Coming Along Nicely

I have finally overcome my ( and my sewing machines) phobia of free machine embroidery and got to grips with completing my loose fabric collage image that I created in last weeks workshop. It just needs a few finishing touches … Continue reading

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