One of my projects is featured in this spring issue of Stitch. I explain how to make a pillow cover with wellington boots machine appliqué. My tutorial is in the Spring Rain section along with a fabric purse, a rainy day jacket and even a puppy poncho. This issue also features other cool sewing projects…… Continue reading Wellington boots pillow in Stitch Spring 2013
If there was a Nobel Prize for procrastination, I would win it. Like, every single year. This is my excuse for posting the Monday Make on a Tuesday, pretty lame huh? Anyway, I was rather busy playing with beads and jewellery making notions because I have lot of important sewing work to do of course. After a…… Continue reading Make Monday – fun with beads
Please take a look at the image above: this is a picture of my newly organised knitting stash and tools. Doesn’t it draw you to these two conclusions: 1) I own an unhealthy amount of yarn ; 2) I have a soft spot for blues and greys. Yep, that’s the problem with organisation: it gets…… Continue reading Yarn: organised!
After all the work I did with my needles and my yarn stash, I thought I couldn’t get any more organised knitting wise. I was so wrong. Because I grew used to them, I don’t notice anymore the various knitting projects (i.e.: yarn + needles + pattern) hanging out in various rooms, especially in the…… Continue reading My new knitting project bag
Meet my latest obsession: headbands. Though I wear my hair quite short, the older I grow the more I feel the need to put things in it to look prettier. I know. Anyway, today I made a large-ish fabric bow and I love it, not only because it makes me look like a Christmas gift.…… Continue reading Make Monday: Fabric bow headband – DIY tutorial