11 Jul 19

This month’s box was extra special for a couple of reasons[1]. Not only was this box curated with The Foldline but it is also my birthday month. In all honesty, I don’t really care about my birthday, and no one really cares either, but it was nice to get a little something the day after my […]

08 Jul 19
The Seasoned Homemaker

Inside: How to Sew a Drawstring Mesh Bag With summer in full swing, our family can’t wait to head out on summer adventures.  Most adventures in our home consist of a body of water such as an ocean, lake, or nearby muddy ditch. Where there is water there is rock collecting, shells, and of course….SAND. […]

05 Jul 19
Travels and musings

The stars and Milky Way were stunning on my night loo trip. After sleeping so early I was awake at 4am, waiting til 5 to get up. I had a goal – to get to the post office. I stopped for breakfast around 7am, then remembered I’d taken a photo of the opening hours of […]

02 Jul 19
Water Tower Textiles

100% Polyester

Single Roll – 250 m

Brand: Gutermann

*If you would like us to match thread to fabric in your order, please use the listing named “Gutermann Sew-All Thread, Match Me Up – 250 m.”  Then in your order notes please indicate which fabric you would like it matched to, we will send you the colour that best matches.*

01 Jul 19
Cloth Scissor Thread

Pattern: Night & Day dress from Charm Patterns by Gertie. Fabrics: Red poplin with stretch from Ray Stitch. Notions: Gutermann thread. Pattern description: This vintage-inspired design has two bodices, three skirts, six sleeve styles, and two collars, giving you 72 dress designs in one package. The “Choose Your Own Adventure” style of instructions lets you decide how you’ll […]

24 Jun 19
Cloth Scissor Thread

Pattern: Simplicity 8102. Fabrics:  Create & Make Peter Rabit fabric and plain yellow cotton. Notions: Gutermann thread. Pattern description: Children’s pattern is Easy-to-Sew, and can be made in one fabric with or without ruffles at hem, or with contrast band and pocket. Pattern includes kitty face tote bag. Pattern Sizing: age 3 – 8. Did it look like […]

20 Jun 19
Michelle at Creative Blonde

I love the new collection from Gutermann ‘Cosy Moods’, one of my first projects is this ‘Cosy petal’ cushion These beautiful green, red and blue, along with powdery pink are stunning, and definitely give off a cosy feel. I’ve used needle-turn applique to create my design You can download my tutorial at the link below […]

19 Jun 19
J. Wheeler Private Client Group, LLC

If you live with a health condition like anxiety, insomnia, autism, restless legs syndrome or sensory processing disorder, you’ve probably heard the hype about weighted blankets. For those who aren’t in the know, a weighted blanket is essentially a blanket with weighted materials (like high-density plastic poly-pellets, glass beads or rice) sewn into it to distribute weight evenly […]

18 Jun 19
Made by Mitty

Isn’t it amazing how inspiring your me-mades are? My Mum doesn’t wear jeans often, in fact, I think she only owns one pair. However, after seeing my newly made Ginger Jeans, she was more than keen to sew some up for herself. We decided to have a jeans-making-party that lasted a few days. Cups of […]

17 Jun 19
The Fair Stitch

Hi everybody, hope you’re all doing well. Apologies for missing Saturday/weekend posting, my project was actually ready and I originally wanted to take the photos outside, but alas the weather has been sooo rubbish! It has been gloomy and wet all week, I couldn’t get good light indoors either. *sigh* Anyways, I am back with […]

16 Jun 19
Archy Worldys

With her phrase "I'm out" Lencke Steiner became famous as a jury member in "The Cave of the Lions". Since she no longer participates in the start-up show of Vox, she has focused entirely on her political career. On the evening of the European elections, the entrepreneur from Bremen made her new love public: "Yes, […]