Bee Hive 2018, Quilting, swaps, Tutorials

Bee Hive 2018 – Testing my block

I’m really excited to be part of @blossomheartquilts The Bee Hive 2018. The basic concept is that you sign up with Alyce, get allocated to a swarm, and then for the next year swap blocks based on tutorials from The Bee Hive. I’ve long been part of Quilty swaps and block swaps on Instagram, and… Read More Bee Hive 2018 – Testing my block

Reviews, Tutorials

Miniature Needleminder/Pincushion Hoop – Featuring Aussie Maker Dandelyne

About 4 months ago I stumbled across @dandelyne’s beautiful mini embroidery hoops on instagram, and immediately feel in love with the product. My original review is here.  The hoops are so beautiful and so much fun to fill. Previously I’ve made a cross stitch necklace (for the #undertheseaswap) and a cupcake necklace (later  pincushion) for… Read More Miniature Needleminder/Pincushion Hoop – Featuring Aussie Maker Dandelyne

Tutorials

My Sew Together Bag Adventure

Spend 5 minutes on instagram and you will stumble across thousands of images of @sewdemented’s sew together bag. And now, having made one, I completely understand it’s popularity!  So besides just sharing some pretty pictures (of which there are more below 😍), I also wanted to share what I’ve learnt so far. I say ‘so… Read More My Sew Together Bag Adventure

happymail, Reviews

Tooly Toolholder Pattern Review

The tooly toolholder is a pattern by sewtogether.net available for purchase on crafty.com. I stumbled across it on Instagram while searching for ideas for the #madhattersteaswap.  It doesn’t have a big following online, but it looked perfect for my parter who makes vintage signs and works with machinery, so I decided to take a risk.… Read More Tooly Toolholder Pattern Review