For Mothers Day, my daughter bought me a gorgeous denim tote bag - repurposed from a pair of jeans. This got me thinking about my own stash of pre-loved denim jeans. Some time ago I culled the ever-growing pile, giving over half to an Op Shop. However, I still have a whole tub full left.
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Sunday 26 May 2019
A bag for carrying gardening tools and plants is right up my alley. It might be just the thing to help me keep track of my secateurs and trowel - I'm forever losing them in the garden.
Tuesday 14 May 2019
Sunday 12 May 2019
Utilising every single part of the original item is not as easy as it sounds when it comes to refashioning women's clothes. I find there are usually bits and pieces left over. Today's showcased project shows how it's possible to have zero waste in a refashion.
Saturday 11 May 2019
There's something special about sewing for a baby - welcoming a new little one into the world. What better than an easy to sew bib - a much needed item that you know will be used over and over.
Tuesday 7 May 2019
A plastic bag just doesn't cut it when it comes to carting around soccer boots and all the gear that's needed when playing for a team sport - not in my world, anyway. What's called for is a sturdy drawstring bag, that keeps everything contained, is light to carry around and is easy to stuff into a larger bag.