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Yarn Bundle Giveaway Winner!

Yarn Bundle Giveaway Winner!

September 8, 2017 | Crafts, Giveaway | No Comments

Friends! This week has flown by, I had thought that I would be spending some time leisurely working up some crochet mandalas with this delicious PaintBox yarn bundle…But, some how all of baby Wolfie’s nap times have resulted in chores or sewing. I find that when the machine is out and has a full bobbin,…

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Yarn Bundle Giveaway!

Yarn Bundle Giveaway!

September 1, 2017 | Crafts, Giveaway | 6 Comments

Hello Friends! It’s September- one of my fave times of year! The last four weeks have been amazing- looking back over my Instagram I realised that so much has happened! One of the most exciting things is that I got to see a copy of my latest book Modern Knitted Shawls  which goes on sale…

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Calling All Modern Quilters!

Calling All Modern Quilters!

July 4, 2017 | Crafts | 1 Comment

Hello Quilters, Hello Modern Quilters, Hello Fabric Enthusiasts That Dream of Being Quilters! (Specifically those folks local to Essex – sorry!) Do modern quilts make your heart race? Do you love dramatic modern designs?  Bold colours? Striking use of prints? Minimalist designs? High contrast elements? Graphic styles? Inprov piecing? If the answer is YES to any (or…

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Nursery Tour!

Nursery Tour!

May 15, 2017 | Crafts, Handmade Home | 2 Comments

Yay! I can’t believe that I finally get to share our Nursery with y’all! This room started out as a spare/work/junk room – but, let me tell you, the main thing you would have noticed about it was that it was U G L Y! We had some pretty big issues to fix before we…

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DIY Taggy comfort blanket & drawstring bag

DIY Taggy comfort blanket & drawstring bag

April 27, 2017 | Crafts | 1 Comment

I’m so stoked with the response to my new book Sewing For Babies & Children – that I wanted to share one of my fave mini makes with y’all…so, here’s a step-by-step guide to make your own Taggy comfort blanket and drawstring bag! Babies love the tactile feel of ribbon tags, and teamed with the ultra-snuggly…

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Sewing For Babies Winner!

Sewing For Babies Winner!

April 26, 2017 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Wow! Y’all have been so kind about my new book – thank you so much! CONGRATULATIONS… Gemma Gill Andi  Please do email over your postal details so that we can arrange for these to be sent out to you! If you didn’t win a copy, you can grab one over on CICO’s new website – MakeETC… also…

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Sewing For Babies & Children is On Sale Now!!

Sewing For Babies & Children is On Sale Now!!

April 19, 2017 | Crafts, Reads | 4 Comments

This has been a super happy month for me – not only did I finished up a large and exciting deadline but my latest book went on sale too! Happy Days!!! Last summer I spent some time working on a collection of modern, fun and easy-make sewing projects for babies & children for a new book…and…

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Sew Your Own Dolls- Giveaway Winner!

Sew Your Own Dolls- Giveaway Winner!

April 14, 2017 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Thank you all so much for entering! This truly is a fantastic book…and you don’t just have to take my word for it, there are loads of five star reviews popping up over on Amazon too! I’m delighted to announce that the winner is… Carol Wilson Congratulations – please do email over your postal address…

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Sew Your Own Dolls – Book review!

Sew Your Own Dolls – Book review!

April 5, 2017 | Crafts | 7 Comments

You guys! I can’t even begin to tell you how much I have been looking forward to sharing this! This week my darling friend and super talented stitcher, Louise Kelly’s book went on sale…and SPOILER ALERT it is amazing & y’all are going to love it!! Now, I am a super lucky gal to already have…

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Modern Weaving Giveaway Winners

Modern Weaving Giveaway Winners

March 30, 2017 | Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Hello Friends! I can’t tell you how much I love that y’all love weaving! As a fibre fanatic I find this to be one of the most relaxing and almost meditative pastimes going! There is still time to pick up the latest Mollie Makes to have a go at your own weaving with my mini make…

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