Quilt Now Issue 37

Quilt Now Issue 37

Sorry this one is so late, my copy of the magazine went on a little adventure!  Anyway, in this issue I came up with a handy summer staple, a swimming bag, made with laminated fabric.  This one has a handy zipped inner pocket for your locker money too. Other things I...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

So I’m now halfway through my recently earned time off, and so far I’ve taken my dad to the zoo, spent the day with my parents and gran, played with some Sugru, finished my latest QN project, made HUGE batches of bolognese sauce, pesto and tom yum soup...
Cool Tools – Sugru

Cool Tools – Sugru

The lovely people at Sugru have contacted me a few times, and up until now I haven’t thought of a need for it in my life, but now they’ve come up with a kit aimed at little boys and their toys, *ahem* for Father’s Day, and suddenly I found a number...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Apologies for being MIA last week, I unexpectedly ended up working the bank holiday weekend and a few days extra as part of a big IT upgrade at work, so didn’t get any sewing done until Saturday, and on Sunday I was learning to cook Thai in a previously booked...
Cool Tools – Locking Haemostats

Cool Tools – Locking Haemostats

I do love a good multi-purpose tool, even if it’s not actually designed for what I use it for.  Locking haemostats (also known as locking forceps) fall into the category of definitely not designed for sewing, but very useful nonetheless! And what, pray tell, can...
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