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A velveteen Moss skirt

Tracy has just finished making herself a lovely winter skirt using the Moss skirt pattern.  View A The fabric is from our favourite haberdashery – Guthrie & Ghani. Spandex velveteen isn’t the easiest of fabrics to sew with.   Tracy … Continue reading

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paint a little happiness

I had a lovely afternoon out with Tracy recently. We went along to our local coffee shop called Cafe Craft which has various crafts on offer – my favourite being the pottery. Of cause there was a sewing theme..!! That’s … Continue reading

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Winter skirts

With the weather warming up – a little!  It’ll soon be time to pack away some of our winter makes.  Skirts… Tracy picked this fabric up at the Rag Market and used a pattern from one of the sewing mags. … Continue reading

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Sewing for pleasure 2016

Yay, it was that time of the year again.  Me and Tracy love our sewing exhibitions at the NEC..it’s local to us and a great day out. We went to Yarnia…I’ve usually got some knitting on the go but goodness … Continue reading

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It’s been a long spell of no sewing for me I’m afraid thanks to the flu…the real one not just a cold!!  It was horrible – 2 weeks off work (never done that before) and another 3 weeks before I … Continue reading

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Our Sewing Bee Christmas party

Our last monday evening get together before the big day was party time for me and Tracy…..and sewing of cause. We wore party hats (sewing themed) and ate cakes….although they had gone before I remembered to take photos!   We … Continue reading

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The party dress

Tracy wanted to make herself a dress for her brother in law’s 50th birthday party.  Looking through her ‘huge’ stash she found a beautiful metre of black lace and 2 metres of a striking blue georgette – both bought on … Continue reading

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