My Creative Space

I got a copy of Ottobre in the post this week which was exciting. Exciting because this issue was sold out, but they decided to do a reprint.I am making up some matching vest and pants sets for Cadel. The vest pattern is a free download from Leila and Ben.The WC...

Back to Basics

This week was a bit of a quiet week. Sowing seed or Planting –Harvesting Basil Sowing Trying to sprout Sweet Potato so I can plant as cuttings. So far nothing is happening. Adding hay to the garden beds to improve the soil. Moved the worm farm to its winter...

Lined Jacket

I’ve jumped in and participated in Carolyn’s 12 in 12 Challenge and this month it is something lined. This is a another Avalon jacket from the Sewing Clothes Kids Love book. This time I made the jacket so that it was fully lined (and reversible). The Back...

My Creative Space

This week I’m sewing up another Avalon jacket, this time for Zoe. In the background is a toy sewing machine. Cadel (bless his cotton socks) loves machines… Including my sewing machine. This week I have learnt more than I want to know about adjusting...

Back to Basics

It’s been a while. I sort of lost my way a little, which is a shame, because this challenge is a wonderful one and brings so many benefits. This challenge is a bit like a stone that is thrown into a lake, the ripples can keep going, wider and wider, in that it...