It’s been a busy summer with the Kids Summer Sewing workshops. Here are their other makes – an applique cushion and a Freddie Fish Laundry bag (more used for sweets and as a swimming bag I think!). Don’t they look amazing? They all did brilliantly!
Hello! What started as Nige having one of those late night “What if’s….” has turned into an entire shop move around! Last week as swapped the shop area around with the workshop area which, despite taking a few days to settle down and for me to find homes for everything, has remarkably given us loads […]
We found this lovely little skirt online to make for the hot summer weeks. Quick and easy to make, and best of all you can use your quilting fabric (or indeed pop into the shop – loads to choose from perfect for skirts). I’ll be seeing what I can whizz up over the next […]
Look at these fabulous Exploding Pineapple Quilts! The girls from our Kids Quilt Club have worked very hard on these, and we’re sure you’ll agree that the results are definitely something to be proud of. Well done all!
The school play beckoned. Charlie was “Mama Bear”. Mama Bear required an apron. Obviously. Very necessary to be perfectly styled when you run the Porridge Pot! Instead of sending in one of our kitchen aprons, I decided that Mama Bear should have a proper pinny. Perfect for all well dressed Mama Bears everywhere. I found […]
Oh my goodness, too many to choose from! However I had to show off the beautiful daisies embroidered at Richard Box’s Free Motion Embroidery workshop on Saturday just gone, and of course all the stunning Kids Quilt Club Exploding Pineapple Quilts.
Here’s a brilliant project for this hot weather – ice dyeing! Even my 11 year old was impressed – so I’m taking that as this would be a fabulous project to do with the kids. Not sure my 15 year old son would be persuaded though…hmmm…. I have to admit to not being the greatest […]
One of our lovely ladies, Gill, has been busy making a couple of these handbag tidies. They need five FQ’s and a small zip and Gill said that they’re quick and easy to make but oh-so-useful too. Having made her first one, her daughter wanted one too so Gill rustled up her second – this time in […]