Easy Flower Arrangement

Easy Flower Arrangement

Easy Flower Arrangement I was recently sent a box full of goodies from the Oasis flower foam people. As the end of term is fast approaching, I decided to put it to good use and design an easy flower arrangement for my boys’ teachers and the cub and scout leaders. When I was a teacher, I would […]

Sewing For Survival: How Sewing Caused the Survival of the Human Race

Sewing For Survival: How Sewing Caused the Survival of the Human Race

Sewing For Survival: How Sewing Caused the Survival of the Human Race One of my favourite sewing bloggers recently wrote a post about her blog and how she doesn’t want to become a faceless tutorial writer. As I have a nasty feeling that I might be at risk of becoming a faceless tutorial writer myself, I’ve […]

5 Best Places to Buy Fabric Online in the UK

5 Best Places to Buy Fabric Online in the UK

5 Best Places to Buy Fabric Online in the UK There’s such a huge choice when you want to buy fabric online that it can be difficult to know where to start. What kind of stuff do they sell? Is it just quilting cottons or do they sell dressmaking fabric too? Do they sell haberdashery or […]

10 Ways to Use Sewing to Beat the Winter Blues

10 Ways to Use Sewing to Beat the Winter Blues

10 Ways to Use Sewing to Beat the Winter Blues Christmas is over, but it is definitely still winter and spring seems a long way off. It’s dark and cold, the weather is mostly horrible and it might seem like there’s not much to look forward to. It’s easy for a bad case of the winter […]

11 Tips To Save Money On Sewing Supplies

11 Tips To Save Money On Sewing Supplies

How To Save Money on Sewing Supplies Having a hobby is usually a good thing and sewing is no exception. From the feeling you get walking down the street in something you made yourself, to the strong possibility that it might even help to protect your brain against long term health conditions, sewing is a wonderful thing. Unfortunately, […]