Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

May 15th: My Top 7 Most Useful Tools & Notions

Hello! I hope you’re all having a lovely Sunday! So I had a great request from one of you guys a few days ago to share with you a few of the notions and tools that I find to be the most useful when I’m sewing and quilting. A few of them I have shared before, but if… Continue reading May 15th: My Top 7 Most Useful Tools & Notions

Crafts · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

September 13th: A Sewing Day!

Another sunny weekend-day has come to an end and today I finally got stuck into some sewing! As the early afternoon rolled over, I fired up the iron, got my machine in working order (new needle, full bobbin and full thread on top), pressed all of my fabrics and begun the task of making my… Continue reading September 13th: A Sewing Day!

Crafts · Lifestyle · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

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… Continue reading September 4th: Making Friends Across the Globe

Crafts · Lifestyle · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

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… Continue reading September 3rd: Happy Birthday Mum!

Crafts · Sewing

TUTORIAL: Jake The Dog Pillow!

GET THE PATTERN: JakeTheDogPillow PDF Pattern It’s here! I’ve finally made the next instalment of my Adventure Time Pillow creations! So, if you didn’t already know, I’m a bit of an Adventure Time nerd and I’ve had this tutorial on my to-do list ever since I did my Finn The Human Pillow last year in July!… Continue reading TUTORIAL: Jake The Dog Pillow!

Crafts · Embroidery · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

How to make a Quilty Cross Pincushion!

Hello! Well, it’s been a bit of a while since I last published post! Gosh! But I think I have a pretty rock-solid excuse for why… I’ve just returned home from a two week cruise to Fiji!! I had the best time and will be sharing more of my adventures and love for cruising with… Continue reading How to make a Quilty Cross Pincushion!

Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

Sewing Machines 101

Over the last little while, I’ve been asked some wonderfully awesome questions all about sewing machines. With questions ranging from… What is the best sewing machine to use when I’m quilting? How do I use a walking foot? Can I make a large quilt using my small sewing machine? What are the best types of threads… Continue reading Sewing Machines 101