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How to choose a fabric for your sewing project?

How to choose a fabric for your sewing project?

Designing and crafting is something very destressing and therapeutic for your mind. Crafting something which you can later use for your own self is even more rewarding and gives you a sense of accomplishment. Sewing is one of those crafting techniques that requires skill and practice. It is rewarding in the sense that it reduces your dependence on a seamer and you can sew anything that is in your mind. While the ability to sew opens doors of creativity and options for you, it also involves a lot of research and technique. The most basic yet the trickiest part of sewing is to choose the right kind of fabrics for your sewing projects.VIEW the POST

Competition to win a beautiful blanket from Pappe

Competition to win a beautiful blanket from Pappe

Pappe, the very beautiful baby clothes brand from Australia have sent us the loveliest baby blanket to try out for good measure and one to give away to one of my lucky readers too. The Ottley Twill Blanket is worth £63 and is quite possibly the most luxurious blanket we have ever had. Their premium fabrics are handpicked for softness and longevity - luxurious fabrics such as Scottish spun-cashmere, organic cottons, pure wool blends and tweed are signatures of the brand, sourced both locally and internationally. VIEW the POST

What's the Obsession with Contemporary Furniture?

What's the Obsession with Contemporary Furniture?

Trends by their very nature come and go - look at the use of leather and denim in the fashion world to give you an instant example. What’s popular right now might not be in a few months time, and we may well look back at it in a few years and think “what were we doing?”  VIEW the POST

Handmade jewellery is something extra special

Handmade jewellery is something extra special

So there's a week, almost, left until Christmas and you are looking for that something special for someone special: whether that be Mum, Nan, Sister or Wife. I love the handmade jewellery that I came across from Nude, a beautiful jewellery boutique in the quaint village area of Shepherd Market, in the heart of Mayfair. VIEW the POST