Christmas projects 1

Here’s my first project completed for Christmas – a felt silhouette cushion with hidden pockets for chocolate in the back! I did this for a swap on this forum – a Ravelry for sewing and fab with it. I was thinking of the stuff that Rob Ryan produces – this is my humble attempt in the sameContinue reading “Christmas projects 1”

A new start

so, I’ve been singularly rubbish at maintaining this blog but I am going to try to be a little better this year. Little One is 9 months now so real life is returning so I should have a little time. I still have my to do list which I will build on properly bit IContinue reading “A new start”

Inertia

I’ve remained static but am mulling over making a grey long waistcoat with funky lining for work. I’ve also bought a copy of One yard wonders which is whetting my appetite. More later. Follow up: I never made this, of course!

To knit or not to sew

I am on the horns of a dilemma – I just finished a sewing swap on mysewingcircle.com (pictures to follow) and now don’t know whether to launch into Little’s blue quilt (sewing) or his jacket (knitting)…I enjoyed stitching again but hanker after the knitting – so little time!

Make list 2

So I’ve had the chance to think some more and I want to combine my make list with some sort of challenge. I am also on maternity leave at the moment so have no spare cash so I need to be frugal here. I have a gazillion books on quilting, crafts, sewing etc etc soContinue reading “Make list 2”