Tag Archives: Patchwork

Free fabric…

On a recent journey home from work I had a few minutes to spare right by a fabric store, it would have been churlish not to take a look, right? They had a few books of sample fabrics, they were … Continue reading

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Sewing machine cover…

I have already made a cover for my sewing machine, and I do love it, but I think it will better suit my sewing room/studio which sadly only exists in my mind at the moment. As I do all my … Continue reading

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Patchwork…

I love making cushion covers and have done quite a few over the years, this one was inspired by my friend giving me some totally gorgeous material. I decided to make a cover for a 50th birthday gift.  A very … Continue reading

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Patchwork skirt….

Yes this is all about a patchwork skirt or three… I really don’t know why I started to make these, it started when I was given a bag of fabric and had a bad back which prevented me from moving,which … Continue reading

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Taking a sewing class…

This week I have had a lovely break from work with a great friend in a gorgeous part of the world, Ipswich, Suffolk. Through my friend Tracy, I have met the lovely Gillian, who is a skilled quilter and patchwork … Continue reading

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