Spring has Sprung
As I just sat preparing my photos for this blog post, I realised how much life has moved on. Photos taken outside are distinctly more sunny and blossom-y and inside, there has been quite a lot of progress. Hurrah! The Old Vicarage is proving to be all the country home we hoped for and more. There is plenty to keep us busy and never a dull moment but it all takes time and we are enjoying the ride. Well, Mr HenHouse is enjoying the ride on his new toy, anyway! The views surrounding the house…
Owl Plushie PDF Sewing Pattern Instant Download
Owl Softies Sewing Pattern - Instant Download! Hoot hoot! This listing is to purchase a PDF sewing pattern for making these sweet plush owls. This fun and easy pattern shows you how to make Stella and Stewart, two adorable owls with plenty of personality. Includes instructions to make a plain or patchwork back and several options to personalize your owl face. Finished owl measures approximately 7". The instructions are available only in English at this time. You will receive a 7-page…
Block Print and Stone Wash Patchwork Pillow Covers
Getting ready for Christmas guests? VivaTerra is known as the leading retailer of green home décor and for their high-quality workmanship, natural, eco-friendly materials and one-of-a-kind style | Block Print and Stone Wash Patchwork Pillow Covers | BuyMeOnce
Throw Pillows for Any Room or Decor Style | Society6
Throw Pillow Cover made from 100% spun polyester poplin fabric, a stylish statement that will liven up any room. Individually cut and sewn by hand, the pillow cover measures 16" x 16", features a double-sided print and is finished with a concealed zipper for ease of care. Does not include pillow insert.
EnTre PaPel y TeLas
Rodeadas entre tantas tijeras, agujas, pegamento, papeles y telas, hemos sacado un hueco para hacer, con mucho cariño, este espacio. Con esto, esperamos poder ofrecer ideas y recursos a todas las amantes del Patchwork y Scrapbooking. Un saludo!
How To Make An Ottoman
Learn how to make an ottoman with this very detailed video tutorial. All of the steps are shown in this video. From building the wooden box, to upholstering the top and bottom sections of the ottoman. Now you can make an ottoman the size you need, and in the fabrics you love!
Tutorial: how to make a simple zip-back cushion-cover - The Dreamstress
In my Absolute Beginners sewing class I teach students to set zippers using a simple zipper cushion-cover tutorial. The cushions are fun and easy to make and the students love them. I thought you might enjoy a tutorial, so you can make them yourself. This method of setting a zip is a bit longer and more involved than some, but it yields a fool-proof result, which is important when you are first learning to sew. And even now, I’d rather use a technique that is always going to work perfectly…
On my side of the family this year for Christmas we decided to be a bit thrifty in our gift giving The over abundance of gifts isn’t what Christmas is about so we wanted to take the focus of…
it's kinda fun not sleeping you get to a point where everything just becomes 'squirly' its interesting and did i mention fun!! on one of my sleepless nights i decided to pull out my liberty fabric and some linen and see what happened, with no real plan i started cutting i ended up with log cabins, my sleepy brain thought was quite surprised i hardly ever use my liberty fabric it really is so soft and perfect paired with the linen (if i do say so my self) i ended up cutting enough for two…