Christmas is coming ….


Yes, today we get to open the first door on our Advent Calendar! When I was very young my parents didn't have much money (and were in any case of the Make Do and Mend generation, having grown up during the war years), so the same Advent calendar came out each year, with the cardboard doors carefully … [Read more...]

May issue available on Amazon

After much huffing and puffing and plenty of technical jiggery-pokery, I am delighted to be able to announce that the May issue of the Bustle & Sew Magazine is now available to purchase in paperback form on Amazon. CLICK HERE to find it on, and CLICK HERE to find it on … [Read more...]