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Nearly, But Not Quite, Zero Waste Sewing

Have you seen the Trash is for Tossers site?  Its written by a young lady who has successfully  embarked upon a zero waste lifestyle. One article in particle is of interest to sewists and others interested in fashion-the story of designer  327 more words

Fabric Scraps

Bunting Extravaganza!

My youngest son’s school is having its Summer Fete next week end and I have been busy making LOADS of bunting … over 130 meters! I hung some of it round the “my sewing room”/”the study” to see how the spacing between the flags was, looks ok to me. 209 more words

Fiction Homestead

Hi everyone and Happy Monday!

If I do not set aside minutes, moments or half an hour to write,  I seem to lose my way, words, ideas and my voice. 174 more words

Fabric Scraps

Wrist Pin Cushion

This is something every Sewist must have. Pins are such a pain but I have to use them. I can get away once in a blue moon without pins but that’s rare. 79 more words

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Sewing Yo Yo's by the Sea

Now when I said I’m sewing yo yo’s by the sea I wasn’t kidding! I made this little sewing basket so I can take it anywhere and it wouldn’t look like a typical sewing basket. 108 more words

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Heart Coaster

Just a little sweet heart for myself to use. I just used scrap material and a teeny bow. Sits perfect next to my sewing machine when I’m in the mood for a cup of English tea. 29 more words

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Sew Fabulous Headband

These headbands are so fun and sew easy to make. I’m making a bunch of these for some young ladies for cheerleading practice. They are great for the triple digit heat that’s coming and for keeping hair out-of-the-way. 156 more words

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