Category Archives: Everyday making

Birthday bibs

Last September I wrote a post about a quilt I stitched for sweet little Tahlia. I can hardly believe it but she is now a whole year old! I managed to find a hour amid afternoon naps to stitch her some … Continue reading

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A focussed mind

There is nothing quite like having a baby to focus your mind! Whilst I absolutely love being a Mum and wouldnt change a thing about it, it can be pretty hard to find time to do some of the other … Continue reading

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Determined crocheting

I’ve worked out that I can do a limited amount of sewing when O is feeding and yesterday I decided to try a bit of crochet! I haven’t crocheted anything in a really long time so I was pretty pleased … Continue reading

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Three weeks in the making…baby harem pants!

Three weeks later and I have finished the baby harem pants! They only just fit her so I finished stitching them just in time. I used this pattern by Shwin & Shwin, which is free and very easy to follow. … Continue reading

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A great food day

Yesterday Matt and I spent the day in Southsea with little O, who is now 15 weeks old! We had a day filled with great food from the start, our trip started with a visit to the amazing Bread Addiction on … Continue reading

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Green Hill Patchwork & Quilting, Romsey

On my birthday a few weeks ago we made a family trip to Romsey, for a wander around the independent shops and to pay a visit to Rum’s Eg. I was really pleased to discover a gorgeous little fabric shop, just … Continue reading

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Feeding my creative soul

I sat down last week, with my little girl on the floor next to me and set to work on a new project. My maternity leave in the weeks before O arrived flashed by in a whirl of batch cooking, … Continue reading

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My scrappy blanket is finished!

My scrappy blanket is finally finished! This has been one of my long projects, that I’ve added a few stripes to when another project has been finished and left me with a small amount of yarn. It’s the perfect size … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Quilt

My lovely friends Jo and Ed celebrated the arrival of beautiful Rosie in November! I made her a patchwork quilt for Christmas and here she is enjoying the bright colours and elephant prints. I’m working on a quilt for our … Continue reading

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Bump’s first Christmas!

I’ve been rather quiet on my blog of late, due to the fact that we are expecting our first baby in March! I hope to be writing posts soon to share with you all the things I’ve been making in … Continue reading

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