A few years ago now I decided to make a mat to go under my sewing machine to protect my table top and store various bits and pieces that I used all the time when I was sewing. At the time I made it up as I went along using some leftover jelly roll strips. […]
Every now and again my sewing machine gives me trouble. It could be skipping stitches or making a funny sound. Sometimes it chews up the bobbin thread or my fabric – GASP! Like all mechanical things it can sometimes need a service rom a sewing machine professional who really understands how it works inside – […]
My kids love Lego! Especially Mr Happy. He could play with it for hours quite happily once he gets started. Little Miss bought herself some of the new girly Friends Lego recently and that has renewed her interest. They often ask me to take pictures of their creations so you may have seen some of […]
I have to wonder why no-one has thought of these before?! Buttons with 9 holes so you can stitch letters and numbers with them! Cute, hey?! I found them here.
Do you have times when your sewing machine thread gets all tangled up? I know I do! And usually when I really want to get something finished quickly! Well, I found a helpful blogpost over at The Fabric Maverick that might help you and me out. She has listed a whole bunch of things to […]