All about the cherries

So look. I realise that there have been very few blog posts for a while here. And then, like buses, there’s a whole bunch at once. What can I say? That’s just the way it goes (and one of the reasons I have never wanted to look into monetising this blog: I write when I […]

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Portobello perfection

Hi there! In previous years, as the weather’s turned warmer, I have found myself mass producing sleeveless tops and pretty dresses to suplement my ready to wear clothes and give my wardrobe a boost.  This year, despite there being some tops on the radar (and a couple in the wardrobe. And at least one directly […]

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Sew Up North 2018

We’re baaaaaack! So, as we announced on Instagram a little while ago, Sally and I are all geared up for the next round of Sew Up North! We, and hopefully some of you, will be hitting the coffee (and cake) shops of Leeds, probably buying lots of fabric and charity raffling our hearts on September […]

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Stitch Room Reflections

How’s it going with you? I’m kind of forcing myself to write this blog, because I really just want to sew right now, I’m so full of inspiration! I spent the last two days at a new sewing event, The Stitch Room Sewcial.  This was organised by Anne (@new_vintage_sewing) and Lucy (@sewessentialuk) and held at […]

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Larking around

Forgive the title, people, I wasn’t feeling very original this afternoon! My post today is about this month’s Minerva Crafts Blogger Network project.  This one is not the most exciting, glamorous make in the world but I think it’s going to be a really useful addition to my wardrobe. I chose to make the Grainline […]

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