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...]

What Kate Baked


Another rather lovely feature that Rosie has introduced into our new-look magazine is the baking corner.  Rosie has always loved to bake and when I visit there's almost always something yummy waiting to be sampled.  And this year, along with my Chocolate Log, I'm very much hoping to discover the … [Read more...]