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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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The next stitches

I have lots of flowers and a couple of panels stitched together for my heirloom quilt so now I need to start sewing them together! I was inspired by my Mum’s hexagon quilt and she taught me how to stitch … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Flowers

This month I have been surrounded by flowers! They are growing in my garden, I am making them for my wedding bouquet, my Mum is collecting petals for confetti and I’ve added a beautiful floral print into my heirloom quilt. So … Continue reading

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Make your own bouquet!

Today Matt and I went along to the Registry Office to give notice of our marriage, so it seems the perfect day for the next instalment in my Handmade Wedding series! One of the ways that I’m going to make … Continue reading

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Retro floral hexagons

The inspiration for starting my heirloom quilt came from seeing my Mum’s beautiful hand stitched hexagonal quilt. When we were last admiring it I fell in love with one of the retro floral fabrics and my Mum said that I … Continue reading

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Heirloom flowers

One of the things that I loved about my Mum’s heirloom quilt was the way that she had stitched lots of her hexagons into flower shapes. I’ve picked out some of my favourite fabrics and have stitched them together to … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Workshop

If you have a spare couple of hours on Saturday the 9th of March, then come down to the Southsea Boutique Market, browse the handmade and vintage stalls, then pop into my workshop and make your Mum a lovely felt … Continue reading

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New Pinnys

Here are some new creations… I’m currently working on some tutorials and a program of workshops for next year so keep an eye out!

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