ART AND CRAFT

ZIPPED FELT POUCH

Here is a lovely sewing project that you can sew by hand, so it’s perfect if you don’t have a sewing machine. YOU WILL NEED: Thick felt Sewing needle Thread Zipper Scissors Template HEREĀ is the template I made, feel free to use it. However, it is for a small zipper Read more…

Draw String Bag
Featured

DRAW-STRING BAG

I just made this small porcelain tart dish and felt it would be nice to store it in a special bag to protect it. It is so easy to make and I love using up some of my scraps of materials and strings. You will need: Cotton fabric – a Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

JEANS CUSHION COVERS

Here is something really easy to do with old jeans. MATERIAL: A pair of old Jeans Scissors Cushion filling Orange sewing thread A sewing machine A needle Start by sewing the bottom of the legs together. Measure the length you need your cushion cover to be, cut off the legs. Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

LAVENDER PYRAMID

Here is a cute little lavender bag to pop in your wardrobe or cupboard. It will help deter moths and off course make your clothes smell wonderful. YOU WILL NEED: Lavender Lentils Material Matching thread A sewing machine A funnel A needle Scissors A compass TO MAKE YOUR PYRAMID: Start Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

SIMPLE SEWN CARDS

I love sewing. Here I made a few greeting cards with a selection of simple punched coloured shapes. I got my coloured cards from a paint shop – free paint sample cards! I used my sewing machine to stitch the shapes to the cards. YOU WILL NEED: Card Hole puches Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

OVEN GLOVE

Here is a very useful tool for your kitchen: an oven glove. I made mine out of scrap materials. YOU WILL NEED: 2 different colour materials: – A pretty one for the outer part of the glove (I used a stripy blue and white) – Any material for the lining Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

ENVELOPE POUCH

YOU WILL NEED: 2 different colour materials one for the outside and one for the lining A pretty button a string for fastening Thread for sewing A sewing machine TO MAKE YOUR POUCH: Start by deciding on the size of your envelope. I made mine so it fits my ipad Read more…