So much easier …

A few days ago I blogged about the trials and tribulations of making Miss Matilda Catkin.  Fortunately not every project presents as many challenges as Matilda. Today I am delighted to present to you my Woodland Deer applique which took from start to finish probably less than 6 hours … [Read more...]

Another peek behind the scenes …

Thank you so much everyone for all your kind comments on the making of Miss Matilda Catkin - who I'm delighted to report is now finished, though I haven't taken her official photographs yet.  But a lot of people told me they liked to see what went on behind the scenes, before I present my finished … [Read more...]

A solution to my sewing envy

"The main difference between envy and jealousy is that envy is an emotion related to coveting what someone else has, while jealousy is the emotion related to fear that something you have will be taken away by someone else." Neither envy nor jealousy are attractive emotions  and I must admit I … [Read more...]