Sewing, Stashbusting

Odds and sods

If you are expecting a post about haute couture, look away now. This post is simply reporting a few small activities with which I have been entertaining myself this week. First up, I’ve been experimenting with embellishing my Japanese bags. I’m hosting a sewalong for these bags in November and I want to play with some […]

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crafting, glamping, Sewing, Stashbusting

Bush bounty

Whilst I’ve been glamping I haven’t been idle, and I thought I would share my sewing environment and some of my activities. I have been sewing in a flyproof dome tent. This has the advantage of being shady, allows the breeze to waft through and it keeps the insects away. The towel on the floor was for Heidi to […]

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recycling, Sewing, Stashbusting

Sewing for a cause

When Tom gave me this sign, I decided that I would form my own one-person Dorcas Society and make some bags which could be sold for charity. My chosen charities are Pet Rescue (in memory of our beloved dog, Roxie), Royal Flying Doctor Service (in memory of my Dad), and Unicef for Children with Ebola. Of course […]

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