Serger and sewing machines

This morning I sat down to make wedding table runners.  There are 10 to make, each measuring 78" x 12", so quite a lot of cutting and hemming - and before hemming - serging (yes, I know I am English and we call them overlockers, but I actually prefer the US name of serger for these amazingly useful … [Read more...]

Moving my sewing room…

Inspired and energised by the wonderful summer sunshine we've been enjoying here for the past couple of weeks(!) I decided to undertake a project that I've been planning for a little while.  Not a sewing project ... but a sewing room project.  My old sewing room was in the smallest upstairs room, at … [Read more...]