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Happy Birthday, Mother’s Day etc etc

Living on the other side of the earth from your family means when you eventually see one another there’s A LOT of catching up to be done. I haven’t sent Mum’s quilt that I made for her birthday last year … Continue reading

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Pillow Mania

I bought Farm Girl Vintage by Lori Holt a little while ago and while I’d love to make a quilt I know it would quite literally take me years and I can’t face it. So instead I’ve made up a … Continue reading

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Taking a Catnap

Toni at Make It Perfect has released a new pattern…yay! The Catnap Pyjamas are a super easy and satisfying sew. Short sleeves, long sleeves, pants or shorts the whole year is covered. Don’t be scared off by the collar, Toni’s … Continue reading

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Colour Explosion 

My mum loves colour. Loves it with a capital L.O.V and E.  Living with white walls or neutrals would be torturous for her. Her home is forever a changing rainbow. Currently the exterior is a purple colour which looks fabulous … Continue reading

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Bye Friends

Today Missy and I said goodbye to our friends Oto and Hisano who are heading home to Japan.  We know very well how long and boring plane trips are, there’s only so many movies you can watch and iPad games … Continue reading

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Back?

Well hello there. Long time, no see. Moving to the other side of the world doesn’t do much for your sewing mojo I’ve discovered. We’re now all very settled in our new home, I won’t go in to it because … Continue reading

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Finishing up

This year has felt crazy although when I look back I can’t think why it has felt that way. But it has. Sewing wise it’s been a bit ordinary. I certainly didn’t churn out the quantity that I usually do. … Continue reading

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