Cutlery Pouch Tutorial

I have been wanting to make a cutlery pouch for work for quite a while and i am also wanting to add a metal straw. Now it’s sitting on my desk reminding me of all of the pretty fabric i have at home waiting to be sewn!

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June – July Catch up at Lorelei Jayne

I am not sure if anyone noticed but i gave myself a slow June and July to get my sewing projects done, to spend time with the kids and generally slow down. I took it easy and didn’t do much work and didn’t have much to blog about in June, in July i did a bit more and thought it best to combine the catch up.

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May Catch Up at Lorelei Jayne

hop scotch sewing tutorial

May was a catch up sewing month because i needed to push a lot of sewing aside while releasing The afternoon sewing Ebook. I am happy to report i am almost finished with my to sew pile! i am sure you know it never really ends, projects constantly get added. The biggest sewing project i had in May was the burlap and tilda hopscotch i made for a friend. It turned out so well and i wrote a blog post about sewing with burlap. Sewing with burlap or hessian was a lot easier than i thought it would be and […]

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Sewing with Burlap and Hessian

sewing with burlap, sewing with hessian

I’ve been working on some special project with a friend that involve sewing with Burlap or Hessian. The first project has turned out wonderful and i wanted to share some of my tips for sewing and using Hessian so you will see how fantastic the material can be. Here are my top tips for working with Burlap and Hessian.

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April Catch up at Lorelei Jayne

Afternoon Sewing Patterns Ebook

April really was the biggest month so far in 2018. I have worked really hard on my new Ebook – Afternoon Sewing and April was spent doing last minute testing, proofreading and getting all the bits an pieces ready for release. Testing started for the Afternoon Sewing Ebook in February and each project had it’s own testing time as i wanted to dedicate time to getting each pattern right before moving on to the next. I also wrote blog posts and emails for each pattern which was a lot of work.

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Afternoon Sewing PDF Ebook Release

I’m so excited to announce the release of my first Ebook! Afternoon Sewing includes 6 Sewing patterns. These patterns take less than an afternoon to sew. I have been writing this book and creating these patterns for quite a while now and i know you will love to sew them! All of the patterns have been tested by a great team of testers. The patterns included will not be available individually ever. They are exclusive to the Afternoon Sewing Ebook.

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Fawn Bag in Afternoon Sewing Ebook

The Fawn bag is an quick sew, beginner friendly (no zips), small saddle bag. It features a twist lock closure, Swivel clips on the straps and a phone pocket inside. This sewing pattern is easy to add features to or make with a different closure. This is now my go to casual bag that i use everyday The Fawn bag is exclusive to the Afternoon sewing Ebook available in my shop.

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Jillian Reversible Tote in Afternoon Sewing Ebook

Tote bags are an essential to all bag makers stash and i really love that i created this beautiful tote that is also reversible. The Jillian Reversible Tote sewing pattern is my new go to tote bag! Choosing which of the two fabrics you want to be on display at a time will be hard! The Jillian tote has a beautiful structure with tucks from the bottom and a rounded top. Totes are great everyday bags and market bags.

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