Pop Up Wedding Beauty Parlour

I've turned my workroom into a pop-up beauty parlour all ready for the bride and her attendants tomorrow (eeek - tomorrow - how can this be?!).  The sewing machines have been tastefully draped with fabric and used to prop up some large mirrors (oooo ... the indignity of it!).  I found the mirrors in … [Read more...]

Not forgotten …

I am afraid that for the next couple of weeks I might not be around as much as usual.  This doesn't mean I've forgotten - simply that there's now only just over two weeks until the BIG DAY and, as well as all the busy-ness that involves, I also have to finish off the July issue of the Bustle & … [Read more...]

Vintage Bluebirds for you

Earlier this month I was enjoying a particularly satisfying rummage in my inherited box of vintage embroidery transfers when I discovered a lovely sheet of bluebirds.  "Aha!" I thought, perfect for some spring projects, and in fact I went on to use them twice in the May magazine. You may have … [Read more...]