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?

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 I would love you to see my patterns on Crafty or Etsy. Sign up to my […]

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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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Amazing Wallet Sewing Tutorials

You know what would go great with a BG (Big girl) Bag? A matching wallet! I thought i would gather some awesome free wallet tutorials to help you decide! These wallet tutorials are a great start! 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 Check out my other FREE tutorials lists. Sign up to my newsletter to received the free Charli Bag sewing pattern!

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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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Seam Allowance Cheat Sheet Printable

*This post contains affiliate links. I’ve been meaning to make this for a while because i whine about forgetting the seam allowances for my favourite patterns all the time. This printable is awesome because it takes that away. No longer will you have to open up the PDF pattern every time you start a project that you’ve already made 10 times and know off by heart! Pattern designers usually stick with the same seam allowances for all of their patterns. Which makes it even easier to use as you can just put all in the pattern column. The notes column […]

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Paper Pieced Pencil Case – Back to School Series

paper pieced pencil case

This paper pieced pencil case (try saying that 10 times) isn’t for my son. This is for me! I’ll use it to hold my crochet hooks instead of pencils. it is designed it for pencils! It’s so adorable and this fabric! I have the whole collection it’s called what a Gem. Lets get this tutorial started! It’s paper piecing at it’s easiest. You can download the pattern HERE You’ll need fabric scraps for the top batting or fusible fleece 5.5″ x 10.5″ 1 piece of outer fabric (the back) 5.5″ x 10.5″ 2 pieces of lining 5.5″ x 10.5″ 1 […]

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