Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

So for half of this week I will have been without internet access.  As I’m writing this 5 days in advance, safe to say I haven’t a clue what will have been done by the time you’re reading this!  I did get a couple of things done, and I can...
How Did You Do That?

How Did You Do That?

I read an article recently that had me nearly falling off my chair laughing.  I was written by a disgruntled food blogger, who was obviously more than a little fed up of people saying ‘I hate x, can I substitute y’ and ‘I can’t get z, is...
Lesser Spotted Zebras…

Lesser Spotted Zebras…

I use seam rippers a lot, although not as much for ripping seams as for other things in bear making.  Yes, I know, you’re wondering what in hell you can use a seam ripper for that isn’t for ripping seams, but basically I use them for unpicking fur...
The New Work Satchel

The New Work Satchel

Okay, I admit it, I thinking I’m regressing a bit when it comes to my work outfit accessories, after all I picked up a pair of these recently (BTW though, anyone else remember the pain of breaking DMs in?  I’m getting vivid recollections/blisters...
November Goals

November Goals

This months’ goal for A Year Of Lovely Finishes was a bit of a no-brainer for me, I really want to get this quilted, bound and out of the way by the end of this month as it’s nearly that-time-of-the-year-that-we’re-not-going-to-mention, and there...
Fabric Matching Challenge Round 1

Fabric Matching Challenge Round 1

As I may have mentioned when I posted my centre block a few weeks ago, this year Brit Bee are doing medallions.  I’ve just received my centre block from the lovely Fiona (who came round on a sew date and we just sat and chatted all night!), and I’m...