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February 2014

Ok.....so I am really cutting it fine this time! LOLLL BUT I did finish my Butterfly Sling Purse in Febuary AND it is a short month.... so the fact that I finished it on the second last day and only got to post about it in the last few hours or February, can be forgiven, right? February's Bag of the Month Club bag is Janelle's FABULOUS Butterfly Sling Purse! I had such a great time making this one up! Here's... Read more →


Ohhhh let me tell you.....I really got fed up with the MESS in my studio. I have this beaut big space BUT to be honest, I simply was not getting the benefit out of it. I couldn't find anything and it was beginning to get down right depressing! In fact....It was more like the disaster area of the aftermath of a cyclone! As for my cutting table, if you could even call it that, it was a teeny little table... Read more →


Welcome to the fortieth week of the Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party! The place to share your bag making endeavours! New or old - if you feel it is worth bragging about, please share it here! :) So just what IS a linking party? Well a linking party is a super FUN way to meet new friends, find inspiration and show off your own FAB creations! I subscribe to a linking service. This provides the ability for anyone to add... Read more →


Welcome to the thirty ninth week of the Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party! The place to share your bag making endeavours! New or old - if you feel it is worth bragging about, please share it here! :) So just what IS a linking party? Well a linking party is a super FUN way to meet new friends, find inspiration and show off your own FAB creations! I subscribe to a linking service. This provides the ability for anyone to... Read more →


Well......what can I say except that perhaps I am getting OLD? Just the other day I was browsing Daryl's absolutely marvellous creations....admiring her work and WONDERING to myself why I hadn't interviewed her for the sewist Interviews Series yet.... Well.....I was just about to email her when into my inbox popped an email from Daryl herself WONDERING why I hadn't posted her interview yet? LOLLL I really have LOST the plot, I tell you! I checked my files and sure... Read more →


Welcome to the thirty eighth week of the Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party! The place to share your bag making endeavours! New or old - if you feel it is worth bragging about, please share it here! :) So just what IS a linking party? Well a linking party is a super FUN way to meet new friends, find inspiration and show off your own FAB creations! I subscribe to a linking service. This provides the ability for anyone to... Read more →


Today we are going to look at the Anatomy of a zipper! YAY a biology lesson? LOLL No.....we'll just take a brief look at a zipper so you will know what all the little doobies that make up a zipper, are called! :) (So you sound really profesh when chatting with your friends about zippers, of course!) Lets take a peek at a zipper: and here's a seperating zipper, which have a couple of other little features: See....that wasn't so... Read more →


This week I have a Sewist Interview to share with you! This wonderful sewist is all into recycling and refashioning and turning something outdated into something new and hip! YAY...I'm loving this...I have a rather large pile of clothes which....ummm...lets just say SHRUNK and no longer fit me.....So turning them into something else which I can actually use, sounds like a good idea to me! When did you start to sew? I started sewing when I was 10. Who taught... Read more →


Welcome to the thirty seventh week of the Bag Brag Tuesday Linking Party! The place to share your bag making endeavours! New or old - if you feel it is worth bragging about, please share it here! :) So just what IS a linking party? Well a linking party is a super FUN way to meet new friends, find inspiration and show off your own FAB creations! I subscribe to a linking service. This provides the ability for anyone to... Read more →


WOOP! This months Bag of the Month Club Bag has now been released and isn't it a BEAUTY: Janelle of Emmaline Bags is February's designer and what a super design it is too! I can't wait to make it up! Janelle is one of my favourite designers and always does great work, just take a look at all these great features: Here's what Janelle had to say on her blog: "The surprise is on the inside! When you open just... Read more →