Monthly Archives

June 2014

  • Creative Work

    Weekend Wrap Up

    It’s been another busy week, but I’ve still been managing to post a book a day on Instagram, though I have almost forgotten twice now! Only a couple of days left –…

  • Creative Work

    Sewing Notions Process

    Let’s have a look at how I designed the above fabric pattern. If you follow me on Twitter you may remember this. I’ve been up since 7:30am having half-dreamed some fabric designs…

  • Creative Work

    Sewing Notions Fabrics

    I don’t have time to enter every Spoonflower contest, but I keep an eye out for any that look especially fun. This week’s Sewing Notions Co-ordinates grabbed my attention and I knew I…

  • News

    Summer Sales

    I’ve decided to extend my Summer Sale for the rest of the week, as I was working so hard I forgot to really tell anyone about. Luckily, this pineapple has taken over…

  • Sales & Offers

    Weekend Wrap Up

    This week has involved about 50% work, 25% lying on the sofa with a homemade zoku ice pop and 25% walking along the seafront to enjoy the sea breeze. Summer, you are awesome.…

  • Creative Work

    Solar System Fabric

    I got something fun in the post yesterday – a swatch of my Say Hello to the Solar System fabric! It’s printed on one of Spoonflower’s newest fabric bases – Performance Piqué,…

  • Creative Work

    Working Hard

    Things may be a bit quiet on the blog as I am busy working on redesigning my shop! As you can see, it will basically look the same, but I am making small…

  • Sales & Offers

    Weekend Wrap Up

    It’s been another busy week, with lots of web design work, blogging and taking photos of books. I always imagined daily photo projects were hard, and they really are. I’m doing well…

  • News

    Sew Cute Rainboots are back!

    My Sew Cute vintage button rainboots were super popular and sold out of most sizes last year. If you missed out, then good news! Plueys have made a new batch and there…

  • Sales & Offers

    Weekend Wrap Up

    I actually took a bit of time off this week, to hang out with Claire, go shopping in Glasgow, buy an armchair and put it together. I have a few people planning…