Archive for November, 2008

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Design Your Own fabric – Spoonflower.com

I may be late to the party but I wanted to share my glee at finding Spoonflower.com.  Well, ok, I didn’t find them, I read about the company in Stitch* and then visited their website this morning whilst I was procrastinating.  I love the idea of having fabric made just for me and of making […]

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Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Fold-up shopping bags

R whisked me away to Dublin for a relaxing weekend and although it is colder than at home the sun is shining and there’s clear blue sky (rather than the snow and rain of home). Ireland is very active in its social and environmental policy making, for example a couple of years ago they banned […]

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Sunday, November 16th, 2008

Spotty turtle wallet – iron on plastic

Last weekend I was fed-up with work and needed to do some craft so I made a friend a wallet for her birthday using Sew Christine’s tutorial.  I love the fabric I used in this project.  When choosing the fabric I took a couple of combinations to R and asked his opinion.  At first he […]

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