Super easy DIY shoe rack

Are you looking for a super easy way to organise your shoes in your entrance hall? This easy DIY shoe rack could be the perfect solution for you.

Waxed Tote Bag Pattern

This free pattern includes two sizes, large and medium – learn how to sew a waxed canvas cross body bag. Written and video tutorials.

Making Cards using Fabric Scraps

Combine textile collage with some hand stitching to create unique individual cards. The process of making fabric scraps cards is relaxing and creative. Let’s face it all sewers have piles of fabric scraps… It is almost as though it is sacrilege to part with even the smallest of pieces. Over time the fabric scraps can … Read more

Sewing for Christmas

Have you started sewing for Christmas? Today I have some fabulous Christmas sewing ideas to share with you. We love decorating our home for Christmas, it’s not always easy as each of us have rather different tastes!! I am all for natural and upcycled – my children would have Father Christmas lights on the roof … Read more

Wood slice wreath DIY

There is something wonderful and versatile about wood slice wreaths. When you make your own DIY wood log wreath you can theme the design to your home. If you are wondering what to make with your old Christmas Tree this is great craft. Let the trunk dry out then cut it into log slices for … Read more

How to make an industrial styled scaffolding board coffee table

I love the texture and colors of used scaffolding boards. The wood weathers with age giving lovely patterns and marks. It is super easy to create an industrial feel table from old scaffolding boards. I bought these reclaimed scaffolding boards from a reclaim yard, rather handily coming sanded on one side. This post contains Amazon … Read more

Make a scarf from an old t shirt

Scarves are such a versatile helpful addition to one’s wardrobe, never mind cosy and snuggly. Here in the UK autumn is making itself known, it’s the perfect time of year to make your self some beautiful scarves from old t-shirts. There is nothing better than making something new out of something old. I don’t know … Read more