How to Sew Clamshells Using the EPP (English Paper Piecing) Method

Who else loves the look of clamshells, but has no idea how to sew them or where to start? Maybe you’ve seen them done with needle turn appliqué, but that’s really not your thing. Well that’s ok because its not mine either. In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to sew perfect clamshellsContinue reading “How to Sew Clamshells Using the EPP (English Paper Piecing) Method”

Happy Mail & a Chicken Bag

Happy Mail is always such a treat. I’ve been eyeing some of these prints for a while now and finally found them to add to my ever growing stash. These fat quarters are all the way from the UK and with the snail mail postal rates at the moment, I feel like I’ve been waitingContinue reading “Happy Mail & a Chicken Bag”

Toddler Pocket Bib Pattern

I’m here to share with you my latest pattern you can find over on Etsy, the Toddler Pocket Bib. This bib pattern came about because as every mum of toddlers would know, it’s hard to find large bibs with good coverage for little ones, especially ones that are long enough.  This pattern solved all myContinue reading “Toddler Pocket Bib Pattern”

Journal Pen Holder

Who else hates it when they pick up their journal or notebook and then can’t find a pen? I feel like this is me everyday. I don’t keep a journal, but I do have a trusty notebook that I keep where I plan all my sewing project and take notes for patterns. So I decidedContinue reading “Journal Pen Holder”

Liberty Elastic Bookmark

Who else loves scrap sewing!? I Know I do. So, when I saw the Ava_and_Neve Liberty scrap challenge on Instagram. I racked my brain for ideas on how to use up a few precious scraps of liberty Betsy print I had. Then I remembered how nuts it drives me when my bookmark is always slippingContinue reading “Liberty Elastic Bookmark”

Introducing the ‘Hexie Drawstring Pouch’ Pattern

Who doesn’t love 1” hexies (slang for hexagons for those who don’t know)?! They are my favourite size. Small enough for all those tiny scraps we have, but not too small that they just become fiddly and annoying, and of course, perfect for EPP (English paper piecing) beginners. They always seem to be a stapleContinue reading “Introducing the ‘Hexie Drawstring Pouch’ Pattern”

The Norah Quilt

My blog posts and my motivation to write lately have been far and few between, but I wanted to share with you my finished Norah quilt. When I say finished, I mean only half really because this is just the top pieced. There’s still lots of quilting and binding to go.  The quilt was designedContinue reading “The Norah Quilt”

Micro Mini Fun

I’d like to share with you some little just for fun projects I’ve been doing lately as part of a sew along hosted by the lovely Lesley over on Instagram, The micro mini quilt SAL. If I’m honest, I’ve never really been that into mini quilts, but boy I think I’ve been missing out. IContinue reading “Micro Mini Fun”

Hexie Bunny Cinch Sack

All things happen for a reason, or at least I like to think so, as that’s what gets us through some hard times in life even if you don’t see it at the time. Anyway, enough of the deep stuff, I’m here to share with you some pictures of one of my latest creations, becauseContinue reading “Hexie Bunny Cinch Sack”

Bunny Bib Pattern

One thing that has always inspired me to sew is little ones. Whether it’s for family and friends or my own little one, there’s something super special about hand made for babies. One thing I love making little people are bibs. They are such a fun little make, super quick and the possibilities are endless.Continue reading “Bunny Bib Pattern”