Category Archives: Everyday making

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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My sprouting pencil!

When we visited Kew Gardens I found the most wonderful thing in their gift shop, a sprouting pencil! It’s a normal pencil, with a little plastic pod on the end which contains seeds to grow a lovely plant. I picked … Continue reading

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Tahlia’s quilt

The latest baby is my life is beautiful little Tahlia! I recently made her a quilt, which you can see her modelling in the photos below. She only lives a couple of streets away so lots more baby cuddles coming … Continue reading

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A colour update

A few weeks ago a lovely lady called Tiffany got in touch. In 2013 she commissioned me to make a length of bunting for her son’s nursery. Her family recently had the horrible misfortune to lose their home and all … Continue reading

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