A Life Update!

Hello friends! How are you all? Jeez, it’s been a while since we last caught up! Although it may not seem it, lots and lots of things have been happening over on this side of the screen and I can’t wait to share them all with you! But first, let’s have a bit of catch […]

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A Crazy Craving for Applique!

Ever since mid-semester break begun early last week, a strange and very exciting urge (or craving) came over me to get my hands moving and get stuck into some hand-sewn applique! It’s literally been an age since I last did any hand applique. I’ve done little bits here and there when sewing on quilt labels […]

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September 7th: Stocking up the Etsy Shop!

After the wrap up of Market Day over the weekend, I was left with a few items that didn’t manage to sell on the day. Luckily for my Etsy shop, this means a bit of a refill of it’s shelves! Yay! In the shop today I’ve added a couple of new Little Wallets… And then later […]

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September 4th: Making Friends Across the Globe

One of the wonderful things that has come out of writing a blog, managing a YouTube channel and having an active Instagram account is that of creating some beautiful friendships with fellow, like-minded people all across the world! There are quite a number of you who regularly comment, chat, encourage and inspire me in everything that […]

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September 3rd: Happy Birthday Mum!

Today, the 3rd of September is my beautiful mum’s birthday! Words really can’t express just how wonderful this woman is in my life as well as my brothers, my dads and our extended family and friends. I’m so proud to say that my mum really is my best friend. (Something I’ve only really noticed these past […]

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TUTORIAL: Granny Squares Block

Classic. Traditional. Modern. Simple. Fun. …Are just a few words I would use to describe this sweet, sweet block! Previous to this, I had never made a Granny Squares Block, whether in crochet or patchwork. It was those funny little triangle edges that always threw me off… I just couldn’t understand how this block was […]

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An Update from my Sewing Room…

Today, I thought I’d take some time out and write up a bit of an ‘old school’ type post.. One where I share with you all of the going-ons that have been happening in and around my sewing room! Just like the good ol’ days!! First up, I’ve been spending my down time making this quilt […]

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How to Make a Simple Needlecase!

 With needle packets lying all about my sewing room, some stuffed away in little drawers or packed into cutely decorated tins, I thought it was about time that I made a needlecase to house all of them in one place! And course, if I was going to make one I just had to film it and show you […]

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A New Note.

About this title: I had a plan today to sit down and dedicate some time to my blog (I know, it’s been a while…). But at the same time, my TV decided to air a Friends marathon… even though I’ve seen all of the episodes like a gazillion times!  So due to a not-to-be-missed marathon and […]

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Bloggin’ Old School & A Fabric Haul!

For today’s post, I’m harking back to my earlier days of blog writing and am just going to write about everything that’s been happening in my little sewing world! Sound good? Excellent! Right, let’s start with a WIP! January this year, I uploaded this video. Here I chatted about my intended intentions (say that ten […]

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