I have been stitching away on some new toys this week. Firstly I tried out an elephant in a new fabric, this bright turquoise micro fleece, and teamed it with a cerise ear and white button eyes. I’ve also stitched … Continue reading
I decided the other day that I wanted to try my hand at making some felt balls. I happened to be in Havant, in between the bunting workshops for The Boat Project, so I popped into the French Knot Studio. … Continue reading
I’ve had two really lovely mentions in the last week and wanted to share them with you. The first was in The News, which was an article about The Boat Project bunting workshops that I ran on behalf of Making … Continue reading
I now have too many lovely subscribers to fit all your names in my favourite teacup! I’ve had to graduate to a lovely old glass jar which usually holds all of my white buttons. I’ve picked out a name to … Continue reading
This tutorial shows you a simple way of turning a small piece of georgette or chiffon into a really sweet little necklace. Floaty scarves and vintage hankies are also perfect for this. For this example I’ve chosen a really soft … Continue reading
One of the things that I love about teaching workshops is when people look at something with fresh perspective and come up with new ideas that I would never have thought of. This workshop was no exception, Kate chose two … Continue reading
My gigantic 10kg bag of stuffing arrived in the post today, its bigger than me and actually quite heavy! That is a lot of these… …and a few of these too!