Friday 23 December 2016
Monday 19 December 2016
How are you going with preparations for the festive season? Have you wrapped presents yet? If not, I have some ideas to help you out - creative gift wrapping suggestions, many using recycled items, and all low cost.
Friday 16 December 2016
Nothing makes a gift more personal than a handmade card - doesn't have to be fancy. Sometimes a simple card looks the most effective.
To help you with preparations for the festive season, today I am showcasing 19 cards and gift tags that I have chosen from the Gift Wrapping link party here at Threading My Way.
Wednesday 14 December 2016
... the easiest Gift Tags you'll ever make
Over the last fews weeks, I've been experimenting with making Christmas tags, and so far I've shown you three sets...
- Sew Your Own Paper Christmas Tags
- Paper Shopping Bag Gift Tags
- Cardboard Off Cuts and Fabric Scraps Gift Tags
Today's gift tags are the easiest to make yet!
Monday 12 December 2016
Sunday 11 December 2016
This week's features (all have been Pinned)...
A really cool tip, added to the Sewing Tips & Techniques link party. This is the first video I've featured...
How to Press a Hem Quickly and Easily by Linda, from Sewing Bee Fabrics... this week's featured blog. Linda, look out for your blog button in my sidebar. Sewing Bee Fabrics has a huge collection of written tutorials, and also some video tutorials.
Saturday 10 December 2016
I don't know about you, but for me, the festive season almost always involves gifting at least one bottle of wine. And so I thought I'd show you some pretty nifty reusable wine bottle gift bags that have been added to the Gift Wrapping link party here at Threading My Way.
Friday 9 December 2016
I'm on a roll making gift tags for Christmas this year, experimenting with different methods and styles. Believe it or not, this is my first year making my own and I honestly don't think I'll ever go back to store bought. Today's tags are made with fabric scraps and cardboard from packaging.