Why is it that some sewing projects are plain sailing from start to finish, whilst others seem to take FOREVER to complete? And, of course, there's those half finished items that may never see the light of day again.
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Sunday, 29 October 2017
Whether you call them book bags, or library bags, a small tote makes carrying books to and from school or the library that much easier. Today's showcased tutorial is a great project for someone who is new to sewing.
Saturday, 28 October 2017
I have lots of zippered pouches. I use them for all sorts of things. Today's showcased tutorial, a zippered cosmetic bag, is a beginner friendly project.
Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Skirts with an elastic waist are such a practical item of clothing for young girls, and they're easy to sew, too. A few gathers and a little lace will ensure the skirt becomes a well worn garment. Today's tutorial will show you how to make a knee length skirt, complete with the all important twirl factor, suitable for ages two - five.
Sunday, 15 October 2017
Saturday, 14 October 2017
With more than two weeks till Halloween, there's plenty of time left to whip up some decorations. Today's showcased tutorial, a Halloween banner, is a quick and easy make...
Monday, 9 October 2017
We are so very fortunate to share our garden with a male Satin Bowerbird. For at least fifteen years he, or his predecessors, have built bowers in the same location, underneath murraya bushes.