And the winner is …..


It's been a very exciting weekend here at Bustle & Sew HQ.  We've worked the random number generator to select the winner of our Christmas Mouse Giveaway ..... And the winner is lucky number three - that's "SC" who loves the Christmas cake her dad makes every year!   Well done and thank you … [Read more...]

Meet the Maker: Baking in Pyjamas


Although the Bustle & Sew Magazine is primarily about sewing (of course!), Rosie and I are in complete agreement that our second favourite pastime has to be baking, which is why we always include a Baking Corner in every issue.  After all, you have to stop stitching to feed the family sometimes! … [Read more...]

Birthday Giveaway: Cupcake Bunting


This month we're celebrating the 4th birthday of the Bustle & Sew Magazine.  Yes, it's now FOUR whole years old and has come such a long way since those early issues, thanks to all our wonderful readers who receive the magazine every month.  I know we still have some super-lovely subscribers … [Read more...]

Snowdrops, Oranges and French Hens


The weather here continues crisp, cold and bright, perfect for wrapping up warmly for lovely long walks along the lanes and through the woods around the village.  Snowdrops are everywhere now and I think this must be a particularly good year for them as I'm spotting clumps in places I've never seen … [Read more...]