I'm so late posting this block, I'm about to start number 4. Its called thirds beauty and was fun to make as well as squared up perfectly to 12 inches. I do love the Tula Pink fabrics, always something to see - a little detail hidden.
Block 2 came out on Monday and is a Square and triangle epp block. I decided to work this block with some fussy cutting, I like the look but there was so much fabric that gets wasted, odd little shapes but have kept them all just in case I can use them in another block. Looking… Continue reading #EppParty block 2
Pattern: Lakeside Pajamas by Grainline Studios Fabric: shot cotton found at Purl Soho. Notions: 2 reels of gutermann thread. Pattern description: Grainline's Lakeside Pajamas feature a spaghetti strap tank with a split back and gym-style shorts. These PJs are perfect for lounging or sleeping, while keeping you cool and cute! Sized from 0 to 18, the pattern… Continue reading Lakeside PJ’s | a review
I thought I'd share a sew along I've joined in, it started on the 1st May - so time for you to join in. Its being hosted by Mr Domestic and Pat Bravo, with lots of helpful tips and tricks if you are new to epp. The first block is called Hexie's Madness here's my version,… Continue reading #EppParty sew along
"There once was a speedy hare who bragged about how fast he could run. Tired of hearing him boast, Slow and Steady, the tortoise, challenged him to a race. All the animals in the forest gathered to watch. Hare ran down the road for a while and then paused to rest. He looked back at… Continue reading slow & steady wins the race
A long weekend awaits and I have plans for carving out a little sewing time, as well as fun with my daughter and friends. First make I have to finish is the Lakeside pj's, pattern by Grainline Studio. We bought the fabric, thread and pattern from Purl Soho last summer while on holiday in New… Continue reading bank holiday weekend sewing plans
I've been wearing the shawl collar coat so much since I finished it and only today managed to get photo's of it after work. So thought I'd share a review of the pattern today. Pattern: The Shawl Collar Coat by The Maker's Atelier. Fabric: wool fabric from FabWorks. Notions: universal needle no 11, Gutermann thread, sew-on snaps.… Continue reading The Shawl Collar Coat | pattern review