Happy New Year! I can still say that can’t I? I like to take stock each year and think about the projects I’ve done. Just like last year I’ve produced an infographic! (It’s very similar to last year’s – I just switched a few bits around!). Continue reading


#Stitchingsanta2017 – the gifts I sent!

I’m back! My last post was all about the #stitchingsanta gifts I received from the lovely Sewchet. You can read all about it here.  This post is all about what I sent off to Tracy from Mad About Bags.

Now I’ve followed Tracy on Instagram for some time Continue reading

#Stitchingsanta 2017 – The Reveal!

Happy Christmas everyone! I hope you are enjoying the holidays. They were much needed in our house! The holidays started much later than usual so it’s been a bit of a stress trying to get everything organised in time. However, Christmas has been and gone and I’m trying to get the house back in some state of normality!

This is the fourth #stitchingsanta I’ve participated in and the third that has been organised by Sewchet. This, to me, is the best internet challenge there is. Continue reading

Christmas gifts and my #stitchingsanta

You may (or may not) have noticed that I went quiet for a little while on my blog during October and November. This was because I was sewing some Christmas and birthday gifts and felt I wasn’t really in a position to share them all. The gifts have been received now so I can write about them…

First up…. I made some Christmas stockings for my friend and her family. Continue reading

#stitchingsanta and my trip to Harrogate

Hello! Thought I’d let you know that I’m still alive. It’s a little inexcusable that I haven’t posted for about two months but I can assure you I have been very busy, mostly with work. I’ve also been doing a fair amount of sewing but this has been for Christmas presents so have been unable to blog about them (for now). I have also jumped on the sequin bandwagon and have finished a Simple Sews Sophia top Continue reading