DIY Circle Skirt From a Duvet Cover

DIY Circle Skirt From a Duvet Cover

DIY Circle Skirt From a Duvet Cover Circle skirts are fab. They’re easy to make, lovely to wear and they suit most people, whatever shape or size you are. One tiny little problem is that they take quite a lot of fabric, probably 3-4 metres depending on your dimensions. This can end up being expensive. […]

Easy Scrappy Pincushions

Easy Scrappy Pincushions

Easy Scrappy Pincushions Although I’ve got better over the last few years, I still have a tendency to start things but not finish them, which is why lots of the projects on Tea and a Sewing Machine are usually fairly quick things! That way I stand more chance of getting them finished, although I do […]

Easy Lace Zip Purse Tutorial

Easy Lace Zip Purse Tutorial

Easy Lace Zip Purse Tutorial Although I know of people who will go to some lengths to avoid sewing with zips, it’s difficult to avoid them altogether, especially if you like to make┬álots of different things. Lace zips are a fab idea. They turn something functional into a feature. They also make something that can […]

Shell Stitch Crocheted Mug Cosy Tutorial

Shell Stitch Crocheted Mug Cosy Tutorial

Shell Stitch Crocheted Mug Cosy Tutorial Even though it’s still February and it’s cold, in a couple of weeks it will be March and that means spring! I’m not a gardener. My garden is a muddy patch with a trampoline in it. Last year I tried to grow vegetables and managed 1 lettuce that bolted […]

Easy DIY Felt Flower Wreath

Easy DIY Felt Flower Wreath

Easy DIY Felt Flower Wreath Since my Christmas wreath came down, my poor front door has been left without a wreath. I’ve got plans to cheer it up by painting it a pretty shade of green, but the weather’s been either too cold or too wet! Until spring turns up (hopefully soon, so bored of […]