Wishing you all a peaceful Easter
I'm in the process of updating my London fabric shops page, added quite a few new stores, please do leave a comment if you know of others.
I have spent a few days in Monmouthshire seeing family and discovered a lovely new shop there, selling beautiful home decorations and yarn from the owners own heard of sheep. It's a beautiful natural chocolate double knit, so here is the conundrum - what to knit. I've been looking for a simple cardigan or jumper and… Continue reading knitting help
Today is St Lucia's day and a wonderful festival of light in Scandinavia, where the days are so short and darkness lives at this time if year. The images of girls wearing crowns of candles are beautiful and so lovely to see the traditions of other countries. There is a fabulous blog hop of Scandinavian bloggers to… Continue reading Santa Lucia day
Yesterday I saw Fantastic Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, my daughter is a huge HP fan and she was so looking forward to seeing this. It was a great film, the costumes where fabulous! Loved Porpentina' s clothes, so very everyday wearable and Queenie's more glamourous collection. It was the pink coat with… Continue reading sewing inspiration from film
I was so excited to be asked by Sew and So to join in the Luna Lapin blog hop, so if you've stopped by on the hop Hello! The book was written by Sarah Peel and is an utter delight. Sarah introduces Luna via a short story and each outfit has a tale behind it.… Continue reading Making Luna Lapin