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Test: Christmas Projects

A quick Christmas update! Last week I quickly made up a tree skirt for my Grandma’s Christmas tree with a panel from Spotlight during their half price sale. Even though I had to piece the backing as I did not buy enough fabric, it turned out really well but its the design that makes it! … Continue reading

Tutorial: Artichoke Ball

Finally I have gotten all my photos ready and I can now present a tutorial for the artichoke balls! What you will need: 3 fabrics that are 10-20cm x 110cm 100mm styrofoam ball Sequin pins Rotary cutter Rotary mat Ruler Ribbon 1. To start off, cut out of each of the three fabrics 2ox2.5″ squares. … Continue reading

Test: Handmade Advent Calendar

This year, after much heartache, I have finally decided to give up on the chocolate Advent Calendar and move onto a picture Advent Calendar! After a couple of weeks searching for a cute Advent Calendar, I found that you couldn’t buy them anywhere and so decided to make my own! After surfing the web to find … Continue reading

Test: Artichoke Ball

I was lucky enough to go to a Sewing Night a couple of nights ago and learnt how to make lovely artichoke balls. I was surprised how simple they were, just using a 100mm styrofoam ball, 3 fabrics each cut into 20 x 2.5″ squares and sequin pins. They were quick and easy to make … Continue reading