I use straight stitch, seed stitch and backstitch quite often in my work so I thought I’d show you how to do them. They are fairly straight forward and easy to do with practice.
Straight Stitch/Running Stitch
Straight stitch, also known as running stitch, is one of the most basic stitches in hand sewing. It can be used to sew two pieces of fabric together or as a decorative embroidery stitch. Continue reading “How to do Straight Stitch, Seed Stitch and Backstitch”
Hi all! I hope you are safe and well.
I thought I would share with you today some new worry birds that I have been working on. They are a new design and are much quicker to make which means I can offer them at a much lower price. Continue reading “New Worry Birds!”
I love adding a bit of sparkle to my work and beads make the perfect embellishment. They come in all shapes and sizes and gorgeous colours too.
Continue reading “Felt Appliqué and Beads”
Hello everyone, how are you? I hope you are staying safe and well during these unsettling times.
It is a well known fact that creating something with your hands is therapeutic and can help to reduce feelings of anxiety. That’s why I’ve decided to offer all of my digital sewing patterns at half price and one for FREE for the next few weeks. See details below. Continue reading “Half Price Sewing Patterns and One Free”
Hello there! It’s been a while. I thought I’d share with you today what I have been working on recently. I love owls, enjoy applique and working with hoops so I decided to combine the three and create some owl hoop art. Continue reading “Owl Hoop Art”
Hello there! I can’t believe we are in the month of August already, this year seems to be flying by. Here’s a look at our new sewing pattern for this month featuring Florence the Fox and her little friend Pip. Continue reading “Florence & Pip Applique Hoop Pattern”
Hello there! I have a new sewing pattern to share with you all.
If you are looking for a new craft idea to pass the time, why not try your hand at felt appliqué. It is so simple and fun to do with quick results, that you’ll be admiring your handiwork in no time!
Continue reading “Owl Felt Appliqué Hoop Pattern”
I made this sweet little elephant two years ago with the intention of writing up the pattern straight away but this crafty project has been sitting on the back burner ever since.
Continue reading “Elif the Elephant Sewing Pattern”
It’s that time of year again and time to do some Christmas crafting!
If you are looking for an easy Christmassy project to do, today I’m sharing a quick tutorial on how to make your own felt gift tags.
Continue reading “How to Make Christmas Tree Gift Tags”
Introducing a new one-of-a-kind bunny rabbit mini pillow. Continue reading “A New Bunny Rabbit Mini Pillow Design”