Archive August 2013 - Page 3

Ironing: The Final Taboo

Ironing: The Final Taboo

August 14, 2013 | Style, Tried & Tested | 8 Comments

There are some topics of conversation that we all like to avoid. They might be ones that we feel passionately about, or they might...

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Chocolate & Buttercream Whoopie Pies

Chocolate & Buttercream Whoopie Pies

August 13, 2013 | Eats | No Comments

What’s pocket sized, super sweet and the perfect date for any dinner party? No, it’s not me silly, is a Whoopie Pie – obviously!...

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Cutting Tools Giveaway Winners!

Cutting Tools Giveaway Winners!

August 12, 2013 | Uncategorized | No Comments

So, you remember those awesome cutting tools that were up for grabs? Well, my friends it’s time to announce the winners of these sets...

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Style Sunday: Peter-Pan Shift Dress

Style Sunday: Peter-Pan Shift Dress

August 11, 2013 | Style | No Comments

Peter-pan collars are an automatic win in my wardrobe. They just add a special something to just about any dress or top. I’ve even...

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Quick-Make Fabric Coasters

Quick-Make Fabric Coasters

August 10, 2013 | Crafts | 2 Comments

Cloth coasters are a favourite in our house. The are quick and easy to make and you can make them in any colour or...

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Creative Reading: Knit Your Own Moustache

Creative Reading: Knit Your Own Moustache

August 9, 2013 | Reads | No Comments

The love affair with the moustache is showing no sign off letting up. And, I for one am very happy about that! I know...

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Quilted Baby Layette

Quilted Baby Layette

August 8, 2013 | Crafts | 1 Comment

Today marks the start of the Festival of Quilts over at the NEC -be sure to come over to Stand D5 and say hello...

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Instant Refresh: Spray Paint Makeover

Instant Refresh: Spray Paint Makeover

August 7, 2013 | Crafts | 1 Comment

They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure – and they are right! Collecting goodies from secondhand stores, charity shops and house clearances...

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Quick Catch Up: Hello August

Quick Catch Up: Hello August

August 6, 2013 | Reads | No Comments

Wow! So it’s August already! Where has the time gone? The last four weeks have been busy ones; packed with lots of making and...

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How to mitre binding for quilt corners

How to mitre binding for quilt corners

August 5, 2013 | Crafts | 3 Comments

With the Festival of Quilts just around the corner it’s no real surprise that I’ve been spending a lot of time at the sewing...

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