Blogging isn’t just about me, (at least not all the time), it’s about community. The sewing community, the blogging community, a community of women, and more. And as a new blogger I have started to reach out to others in the blogging community to share experiences, ideas and opportunities. At the moment, I don’t have much to share, but others have been so generous with their time and knowledge that I am overawed. And some very kind bloggers have invited me to take part in one of their team events – a fabulous giveaway. It’s something I could have never done on my own, and I am so grateful for this opportunity to offer my few readers a chance at a great giveaway. And the prize is fabulous too. Take a look, visit the sponsors of this great giveaway and enter below on … Continue reading
Did you participate in the quilt block of the month course with Craftsy during 2012? I was new to sewing and you all know I LOVE Craftsy, so I did join up and watch several of the videos to learn more about quilting. At the time I decided quilting wasn’t for me just yet – it seems to require a degree of accuracy in measuring, cutting and sewing that as a complete beginner I wasn’t yet achieving But as soon as the 2013 course came out, I signed up again. A quilt is something I will certainly try this year. The Quilt Block of the Month course is running for FREE again in 2013. I could tell you all about it, but it’s easier to let the course speak for itself: “The Craftsy Block of the Month is back and … Continue reading
Love patterns? Of course you do. Love FREE patterns? How can that not make your day. Well today to celebrate her birthday and blog anniversary, Anna is giving away a pattern from Deer and Doe on her blog. I certainly recommend you pop on over to her blog and take a look though her interesting style in clothing and her beautiful creations, and enter the giveaway while you are there. Happy birthday Anna. The giveaway closes on 12th Jan.
Just a quick post to let you know about a great sewing giveaway. Tilly and the Buttons is hosting a fab set of items all to go to a single winner – could it be you? Hop on over to the blog to take part and see if this could be your lucky day. Draw closes on 8th December. One lucky reader will win ALL of this: * Three digital sewing patterns of your choice from Victory Patterns * * 2m of fabric of your choice from Eternal Maker * * Sewing-themed fat quarter fabric bundle from Frumble * * Lace peter pan collar kit PLUS £15 of fabric of your choice from the Fabric Godmother * * 3 100% linen tea towels, perfect for embroidering, from Ada & Ina Natural Fabrics * * The Betty High Waist Panties sewing pattern from Ohhh Lulu * * Christmas-themed fat quarter fabric bundle of … Continue reading