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The Week That Was: Inspiration & Rejuvenation

The Week That Was: Inspiration & Rejuvenation

June 16, 2014 | Eats, Skills | No Comments

What can I tell you about the past week. Well, things have been hotting up here as I have just signed on the dotted...

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Simplicity Sewing Tips With Wendy Gardiner – Learn To Sew

Simplicity Sewing Tips With Wendy Gardiner – Learn To Sew

June 10, 2014 | Reads, Skills | 1 Comment

Wendy Gardiner is Simplicity’s Sewing Guru and loves to share tips and techniques to make sewing easier and fun. For more tips, fitting advice and...

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Style Sunday: The Bombshell Bathing Suit

Style Sunday: The Bombshell Bathing Suit

June 8, 2014 | Skills | No Comments

Well, if is going to be summertime then I declare that we all shall be wearing retro one-pieces! Seriously – is there anything sassier...

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DIY Doodle Stitch Table Set

DIY Doodle Stitch Table Set

May 23, 2014 | Crafts, Reads, Skills | No Comments

Hosting dinner parties and gatherings seem to be up on the list of priorities now that we have lovely long light evening to enjoy....

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How to Crash Fabrics

How to Crash Fabrics

May 14, 2014 | Skills | 5 Comments

Let’s talk texture people. When it comes to fabrics there are lots of different things that we look for when we pick out a...

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How to Knit an I Cord

How to Knit an I Cord

May 2, 2014 | Skills | 2 Comments

When it comes to knitting sometimes the most simple things can be the most stylish. And, friends, for me the I Cord is just...

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How to Clean Tarnished Vintage Silverwear

How to Clean Tarnished Vintage Silverwear

April 15, 2014 | DIY, Skills | 2 Comments

The weekend was one of my very favourite kinds of weekends. We spent time with family, we took an epic hike with the children...

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Servicing Your Sewing Machine

Servicing Your Sewing Machine

April 14, 2014 | Skills | 1 Comment

When it comes to sewing machines, the saying treat them mean keep them keen definitely does not apply! This last week I have felt...

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National Sewing Awards 2015

National Sewing Awards 2015

April 7, 2014 | Events, Skills | No Comments

Hello Monday, you came around all too quickly! After a week of whizzing about at The Vilene Sewing Club I feel as though I...

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How to crochet little flowers

How to crochet little flowers

April 3, 2014 | Skills | 1 Comment

It’s been ages since I have picked up a crochet hook, I know that I have a blanket on the go and really mustn’t...

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