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How to Put in a Zip

Having to put a zip into something can really put you off making it. It’s so difficult to know how to do it without messing it up. Where do you start? Should the zip be open or closed? I don’t … Continue reading

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How to Make a Dip Dyed Skirt

In my last post I explained how to make a full skirt and the instructions are here. This post features Phase 2, drawing on the┬áskirt with a Sharpie and Phase 3, dip dying it a pretty shade of blue so … Continue reading

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How to Make a Full Skirt

I’ve been wanting to have a go at dip dying for a while, but as I didn’t have anything suitable languishing in the heap of clothes in the bathroom ahem, wardrobe, I’ve needed to make something. Hooray! I decided to … Continue reading

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An Apron Tutorial

The observant among you may have noticed from my photography that my house is a bit of a tip. I’m not really one for the housework and there are six messy people living in my house. However, being neither a … Continue reading

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A Summer Door Wreath

A few months ago I decided to adopt the American practice of hanging a door wreath on the front door all year round and not just at Christmas. I made a ruffle rag wreath out of scraps of green fabrics … Continue reading

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