Sew busy, no blogging just sewing!

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Wow where has the time gone? I have completely missed September and October! My last post was way back at the end of August, yes August! Well I’m back to make amends and to post about my latest sewing adventures. Sewing September So during August we moved house (actually, only next door!) and you know […]

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Creating the perfect Collar point

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So as you know I make a lot of shirts, Jackets, coats etc. etc and one of the biggest problems is getting a good point. By that, I mean a point on the collar or the notch in a lapel. Well here is a little video that might help. Until next time……Happy Sewing!

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Great British Sewing Bee Live – Ticket winners!

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We have winners! Yes tonight I pulled names from a pot to win tickets to the Great British Sewing Bee Live event in September. In fact, I even did it live on Facebook! (Not particularly well, as the video was back-to-front!) but…. Anyway here are the lucky names: Sava Andric Richard Craven Lesley C Foster […]

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Free Great British Sewing Bee Tickets!

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Following on from my last post I have an amazing give-away. Free tickets to The Great British Sewing Bee Live event. September 21st to 24th at ExCel London. You know you want one of these!

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The Great British Sewing Bee – Live

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I know we have all been missing this years instalment of the Great British Sewing Bee on television but…… Something exciting is happening! Something you can be part of too. A new sewing and dressmaking show ‘The Great British Sewing Bee Live‘ is taking place from 21st to 24th September at ExCel in London. Sewing […]

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Latest Minerva Crafts Bloggers Make

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So as you know I blog as part of the Minerva Crafts Bloggers Network. Well here is my latest make – Camouflage Trousers: Click the photo to read the story in full     Until next time……..Happy Sewing!

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BHF – The Big Stitch

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A while back I blogged about the true cost of fashion: Highlighting the impact of cheap clothing and looking at the huge waste generated around the world. I also looked at how you can do something by using charity shops. Well the BHF (British Heart Foundation) is launching a new campaign and competition – The […]

Sewing rather than Blogging

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Well I have been very bad, I have not Blogged since April! I’m not going to give you any excuses apart from the fact I have been busy sewing. Yes thats it, I have been making lots of different things and honestly, became caught up in it. As you know my blog posts are, generally, […]