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Sweet Handmade Gifts

Every year we have Christmas in July (June this year, since im expecting my second baby soon) with my husband’s family, so it’s the perfect opportunity to make sweet handmade gifts especially for the little ones. Usually there’s a new addition to the family so I find myself making quilts and other handmade goodies for… Continue reading Sweet Handmade Gifts

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Quilt As You Go Mug Rug

Quilt As You Go Mug Rug Tutorial This quilt as you go mug rug is a great way to use up fabric scraps while making something useful in the process. Mug rugs make quick sweet gifts and are a great way to protect your furniture, while enjoying a sweet cup of tea or coffee and… Continue reading Quilt As You Go Mug Rug

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For The Love Of Strawberries

Every year over on Instagram Amber Leigh hosts a sew-a-long/swap called the Strawberry Lovers Party, because who doesn't want to celebrate everything about those sweet little red fruits. I'm not sure what it is about us sewing nuts but we seem to go mad about the berries. This year I made a couple of strawberry… Continue reading For The Love Of Strawberries

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Liberty Elastic Bookmark

Elastic Bookmark Tutorial 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… Continue reading Liberty Elastic Bookmark

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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. I… Continue reading Micro Mini Fun

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Chain of Hearts Mug Cosy

Mug Cosy Tutorial In the spirit of Valentine's day this year and all things hearts, I decided to do some cute heart sewing to share with you all! Valentine's day is a Holiday of love and it’s nice to share the love with everyone! Family and friends included! So here’s a cute pattern for a… Continue reading Chain of Hearts Mug Cosy

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Apple Core Pincushion Pattern

Remember that teeny tiny Apple core pincushion I made for the #teenytinypinnieparade hosted by @tinkerellen. Well here is, the pattern for a much larger, easier to make version as promised. How sweet are these pincushions! I just love them and find them super addictive and easy to make. I found it hard to stop at… Continue reading Apple Core Pincushion Pattern