Some quilting, a tiny bit of spring…

It is the Easter holidays so I am not really able to sew a great deal but I am slowly plodding along with some of the 8 quilts I am working on at the same time (!). The beautiful indigo quilts is waiting for backing material so is on hold now, I will post some […]

Great British Sewing Bee…

How very exciting to see a whole series dedicated to sewing on British tv! I loved it. I did consider entering but a considered too professional and watching it tonight I think I would have done just fine.. It made me realise just how much I know! So if anyone in London wants to learn […]

Orbital quilt-along and many other quilts

London is positively arctic right now and all I want to do is stay in and sew (or knit). Good thing then that I have so many quilting commissions going on at the moment! This one however is not a commission, I took part in the Orbit Quilt Along with LR stitched and I have […]

Orbit Quilt-Along

Crazy busy as I am already are, making four quilts I have been commissioned to make AND writing an essay for my Psychology degree, I also decide to take part in the quilt along that Lindsay from LR Stitched set up. It was just too cute to miss out on! The cutting out seemed to […]

Fabric shopping guide!

I guess by now you may have figured out I have¬† huge fabric habit… So I thought I would share with you my favourite fabric shops, especially as I get asked by my students quite often where I recommend buying fabric. Now you can find lovely stuff at your local market if you are prepared […]

That was 2012, this is 2013

I have been a bit quiet, I know, but it has all been for a good reason! I took the Christmas holidays off to rest, spend time with the children, and think about what had gone well and what could possibly have gone better, and where I wanted to go in 2013. I thoroughly enjoyed […]

Crafty intentions for 2013

Another year, another set of best intentions! I don’t think I did too well on the actual new year’s resolutions for 2012 but all the same I made a ton of stuff. so, to recap I said I wanted to make: 1. Make something (bunting?) out of ironed plastic bags. I did make some waterproof […]

Craftsy, my favourite online classes!

It was almost a year ago my friend Lisa Margreet told e about Craftsy. Craftsy, the home of online crafts classes. And since then Craftsy has grown and grown. Every class I have enrolled on (and I have enrolled on quite a few!) has been of outstanding quality and has taught me loads. How does […]