PRETTY PROJECTS WITH TORIE JAYNE’S STYLISH HOME SEWING

Happy Tuesday to you, today I am super pleased to share these beautiful projects from Torie Jayne's new book - Stylish Home Sewing. I met Torie last year when we spent a thrilling day at Wimbledon, and we have kept in touch ever since. So I have waited with excitement to get my mitts on ...

JESSIE CHORLEY WORKSHOP AT BUTLERS EMPORIUM

Right, are you sitting down? I hope so because these pictures may contain too much joy for a standing person. On this sunny Sunday just past, I was invited to Butlers Emporium in Hastings Old Town by my lovely friend (and the owner) Rose to a gathering of happy sewers all making beautiful brooches with Jessie Chorley.When ...

CREATIVE SPACES – KAY AVERY-STALLION – ST LEONARDS ONLINE

Happy Friday! Today I have some interior (and leather) joy for you. A few months ago, I went on a course and learnt how to make this darling Little Alfred Mini Pouch with designer Kay Avery Stallion - founder of St Leonards Online. Whilst I was there finding out about the emerging empire of luxury leather accessories that are being designed ...

MEMORABLE DAYS TURNED IN TO BEAUTIFUL GIFT WRAP!

We don't really do Valentines around here. But when the chance arose to try out this lovely customisable wrapping paper by Wrap.me, I said yes please, and promptly started the search for something to package up! I love the idea of wrapping gifts with personal memories of happy times, and with lots of birthdays and occasions on ...