Simple to Sew Shopping Bag Tutorial

Shopping Bag Tutorial Today is a Snow day so me and Florence are house bound until further notice so we’ve had to find something to do…… I’m always using super market shopping bags to transport the projects I’m working on so I’ve decided to make one so that I can avoid using more plastic. Florence…

How to make new PJ bottoms from old ones

We all have a favourite pair of PJ’s don’t we? Well I do but they’re not looking their best :(. Time for some new ones I think. This is a bit of a long blog as I will go through all stages of pattern drafting and construction so I’m not apologising!! You will need: Old…

Easy Cushion Cover with a ZIP!!!!!!!

This is actually my Mother’s Day gift………..and no I’m not early!!! The fabric cost £4 per meter and I made 2 cushions from 1 m! You will need: 1/2 m of fabric (per cushion) Thread Closed end Zip– At least  the length of your pillow too long is fine. Cushion pad Pins– Can’t have enough…

Bradford To Italy & Back…..

Not only a tutorial but an extra easy upcycle! This is for all of you who tell me, “Sewing? Me? I can’t even sew a button on…” Well now you can heheheh. Whilst on holiday in Italy I stumbled across one of my favourite thinks……a salvage/secondhand store. Much to the dismay of my husband and step-kids…