Tag Archives: cotton fabric

Stitched Pictures and Ice Dyeing

Over the last week I have been busy exploring new techniques. On Wednesday I attended and Alison Moger workshop which was focused around stitched pictures using fabric scraps and free machine stitching. And these are the results of my days … Continue reading

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Stash for Cushions!

Recent fabric acquitions have been used to make these cushions. This one has been made using silk fabric from a sample book. I have used the creams and pinks to create a crazy patchwork design and then embellished it with … Continue reading

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A New Year of Crafting

Yesterday was a quiet day s what better way to spend it than in the sewing room. Having recently bought 5 metres of faux suede fabric which was going cheap because it might come in handy one day I set … Continue reading

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Tilda Creations

Having recently acquired an Easter focused Tilda craft book I have been busy making a few things. A collection of hearts with hares on them. I tried a variety of fabrics; linen, cotton and velvet. The velvets are my favourite. … Continue reading

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Christmas Bunting

Christmas is not far away and I have been thinking about decorations to celebrate the festive season. Bunting seemed appropriate – and here it is – red tartan lined with plain red cotton fabric and with Merry Christmas appliqu├ęd on … Continue reading

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Fiddling Around With Denim Again!

I have been using up my scraps of denim and created the front of a cushion using the frayed denim effect. It is finished off with appliqued hearts in various printed red and blue cotton fabrics. Just need to decide … Continue reading

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