Wednesday, 4 March 2015

What's Happening in March...

A quick heads up on some sewing related happenings in March..

Sewing for KIDS...

Project Run and Play has changed the format this year. At the beginning of each month one past Project Run & Play Contestant will pick one of their free patterns or tutorials. Each monthly winner will be receiving over $100 prize package. March's designer is Jessica, from Me Sew Crazy


Each month Shwin & Shwin will select a pattern from their shop as the pattern for the month. Throughout the month you can sew up the pattern as you want. Share a photo in the Facebook group to enter. One person will win a $50 gift card to an online Fabric store. This month's pattern is the Maggie Mae Dress/ Tunic.

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Threading Your Way ~ Features...

This week's features - (all have been Pinned)...

A beautiful project, added to the Gift Wrapping link party. I'd love to receive a gift wrapped in one of these. Two gifts in one...

Embroidered Fabric Envelopes by Sara, from Radiant Home Studio

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Japanese Sewing Books...

I love looking through sewing books, but my latest additions are a little different. They're Japanese sewing books. 


Monday, 23 February 2015

Free Motion Machine Embroidered Zippered Pouches...

Another two zippered pouches finished, but not for presents. I'm keeping these ones!!! I love the shape, the colours and the free motion embroidery.



Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Drawstring Gift Bag Tutorial ~ Ho Ho Ho Link Party

I know it's only February, but I've made some small, reusable drawstring gift bags ready for Christmas. My aim is to pace myself throughout the year, making at least one item for Christmas each month. Today's tutorial will show you how to make your own small gift bags.

Small, Reusable Drawstring Gift Bag TUTORIAL... Make a reusable bag for gift giving. Step by step instructions showing you how. ~ Threading My Way


Saturday, 14 February 2015

Threading Your Way ~ Features...

This week's features - (all have been Pinned)...

Two fabulous tops, added to the Women's Tops link party. Sew Different is this week's featured blog. This new to me blog has many free women's garment patterns and lots of tips for various sewing techniques...

Sheer Batwing Top ~ Free Pattern by Laura, from Sew Different

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Robot Appliquéd Quilt Blocks

I've started another quilt. This one's been in the planning stages for quite some time, and finally, I've made a start on the sewing. I plan to incorporate nine robot blocks into a single bed sized quilt for a young boy.