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Plotting. Planning. Pondering.
I have been umming and aahing for most of the last month as to what I want to make this year. I’ve been making a circle skirt over the course of the last week, which has turned out too big, and must therefore be played with some more before I show anyone. However, once fixed it will be splendid and I fear I need to make more. I have some gorgeous grey and gold sari fabric in my stash which...
You asked me to recommend some blogs, so here you go. I read all sorts of sewing and knitting blogs. Some I go back to and others I don’t. Here are some of those I read regularly. The very lovely Tilly… Patty @ The Snug Bug Nicole Needles Debi @ FashionsFromThePast Scruffy Badger The Selfish Seamstress Did you make that? Rhinestones & Telephones Sew & So ...
Spikes of azure bloom
A friend asked how I made these, so I promised to put up a quick tutorial. To make these lavender hearts, you will need: Two sets of scraps of cotton sufficient to make two heart shapes: I used a variety of fat quarters of patchwork cotton, and unbleached calico; Matching thread Scraps of ribbon to make the loops Buttons Pinking shears, or scissors A sewing machine A sewing needle ...