I have been rather busy recently with a few different projects and work but I have managed to find time to make a few things for my guinea pigs! Over the past few winters my piggies (Boris and Harvey) have had sleeping bags to snuggle in when it gets really cold but last winter they…… Continue reading DIY Jacket Transformation
I made these shorts using a free pattern I found online. At the time I wasn’t looking for a shorts pattern; I was looking to see what patterns were out there (there’s a lot!) and I decided I rather liked them. The website showed lots of different variations people had made up which included a…… Continue reading Boudoir Shorts – Free Online Pattern
With exams done and university finished until October i’m free for the summer to blog, sew and craft to my hearts content and share it with you! Father’s day is just round the corner so I thought I would trawl the internet for crafts you can make for your dad which will look sophisticated and…… Continue reading Father’s Day Projects for Adults
Recently whilst in supermarkets and news agents I have been looking quite closely at the different sewing magazines available. Some magazines come with a pattern or two and if you like the patterns it is often worth buying the magazine just for the pattern. It was in one of these magazines that I found this…… Continue reading DIY Wardrobe: Simple New Look Skirt
With Easter just round the corner this is the perfect time for you to get going with all those Easter projects! I’ve pulled together some of my favourite I’ve found and the best bit? They’re all free! It’s amazing what you can find on the internet these days! Bunny Projects One Square Stuffed Bunny (knitting…… Continue reading Over 20 free Easter Projects to keep you busy over the next few weeks!
This week has been pretty busy on the work front with lots of deadlines next week! However, I have found time to make this storage cube which I have been meaning to do for a while but have never found fabric I wanted to make it from! Due to being at uni my fabric stash is divided in…… Continue reading Fabric Storage Cube by Torie Jayne
This month hasn’t been quite as productive as January sadly, most likely due to the fact I didn’t have a whole week with nothing to do apart from sewing! Projects this month have mostly happened in the evening after dinner or when I’ve given up on work and decided to get the sewing machine out……… Continue reading February Projects!
With mother’s day coming up at the end of this month I thought I would share with you some ideas and hopefully inspiration of things you can make for your mum! Pinterest is full of crafts for children to make for mothers day but crafts for adults and teens are a bit harder to find…… Continue reading 12 Mother’s Day Projects for Adults to make!
In recent weeks I have seen a number of news articles on social media discussing the potential of the Great British Sewing Bee not returning to our screens this spring for a 5th series. When I first saw these I didn’t really think much of them but upon further research it would appear there is no guarantee…… Continue reading The Great British Sewing Bee – is it the end?
At the beginning of this month I received my first Mollie Makes Magazine! (No. 76) I was quite excited by this because it has always been one of those magazines that I have wanted to read as it focuses more on sewing smaller crafty things and not clothes which quite a lot of sewing magazines do these…… Continue reading Mollie Makes Magazine Review (No. 76)