5 things i’ve made for kids from Pinterest!

5 things i made for kids

I love pinterest so much but for every 1000 things i pin i have probably made 1 thing i’ve pinned. I want to show you what i’ve made for my kids and their friends from things i’ve pinned to inspire you to pin and create instead of just pin and forget! My favourite go to girls skirt is so simple and from Danamadeit.  Check out The Pin What i love about this tutorial is she gives the maths, so it’s totally possible to work it out in all sizes! I’m written all my sizes out and i give these skirts as gifts, […]

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What to make with feathers? – Friday Freebies

I’ve only made a few things with feathers and i find them so beautiful to work with. The end result is always amazing! I’ve made feather earrings, and headbands before but some feather creations are unbelievable! I wanted to find some tutorials featuring feathers that all of us could use and enjoy. Feather boa bag – Tigerlily patterns Ostrich feather fans – Flo foxworthy Handmade Feathers – infarrantly creative Feather Skirt –  Frugal nomics Feather capulet – Betty Kingston Feather headband – Sunshine Shoppe Blog If you would like me to share one of your free tutorials you can contact me […]

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Adding a Recessed Zipper

recessed zipper tutorial

The BG Bag looks so good with a recessed zipper and i wanted to show everyone how to install one, not just on this bag but any bag! It looks so good and it makes the bag look so professional! I hope you buy the BG Bag pattern in the shop or on Craftsy and have a go!

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New Pattern Spree – March Creations

Since going to PDF sewing patterns from paper patterns i haven’t really looked back! I still buy the occasional paper pattern but i have a huge amount of PDF patterns. I’m always careful to check my files before purchasing a new one as i might already have it! Here are a few of my favourites i have bought recently made last month. Nappy Cover – Tadah Patterns knotted headband pattern – Rabbit Rabbit Creations  Angie by Sis Bloom I made my first dress for myself… I know, weird that it’s taken so long but i never found a pattern i liked that was […]

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Freebie Friday – Wallets

Freebie Friday is back! You know what would go great with a BG (Big girl) Bag? A matching wallet! I thought i would gather some awesome free tutorials to help you decide! If you want to buy the BG Bag Pattern click here! Basic Wallet – Fort Worth Fabric Studio Bi-fold Wallet – Modest Maven     DIY Cash Envelope Budgeting System – Imperfect Home Making Liberty phone wallet – Liberty Basic Boys wallet – Noodle-head Hope you all have a look at these awesome tutorials and show me what your making on Twitter especially if you’ve made one of my patterns or tutorials #loreleijayne I would […]

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Catch up – Sneak Peak!

I feel like i’m behind and playing catch up. I’m super busy with so much going on. This Sunday is the start of market season for me! We will be at the Perth Home Grown Market in the city from 11am – 4pm. We also have the Guildford Heritage Festival on the 29th of March. We will also be at the Ladybird Markets at the Rosemount hotel in North Perth on the 12th of April! It’s crazy town here! I’ve been busy sewing for that and also i’ve been getting my BG Bag sewing pattern ready for release. I am […]

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Friday Freebies – Cute Cushion Tutorials part 1

Cushions are such an inexpensive way to dress up your living room and lounge room. layer them on you bed and it looks super inviting! I made this part one of this list which i can tell will just keep growing! I just love all the cushion tutorials and there are so many! Heart collector pillow – Miss Lovie creations Simple Speedy and stuffed cushion  – the happy housie Peek-a-boo Bunting cushion – acuppaandacatchup (Adorable!) Hello spring Strippy pillow   – Quilting in the rain Land of nod inspired floor cushion – Living with punks (so comfy!) Toddler pillowcase to cushion – Lorelei Jayne […]

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Cute and Cool Clutches

I’ve been really busy organising my Handbag pattern. I need to choose fabric for the pattern photos! so close yet so far. May need to set myself a deadline 😛 In the mean time i will be blogging 3 days one week, two the next. Following on from last Friday’s free tutorials, I wanted to stay with the bag theme. Who doesn’t like a good clutch? Perfect to take for a work lunch, a summer wedding and a pub dinner. I’ve made a few clutches and small bags and they are quick sew projects that have fast satisfaction. I hope […]

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