Harris Tweed Notebook Covers – Perfect for Bullet Journalists
So for the first time ever, as I mentioned earlier, the Bag of the Month Club is continuing till the end of this year with another six great patterns. The new bag pattern for the Bag of the Month Club this month has been released today and hey, it’s another winner from Swoon Patterns. Read More
So the final bag for this six month collection of Bag of the Month Club bags is the Lunar Collection by ChrisW Designs and is not one, not two, but actually three bags – how great it is that? You can find all the essential supplies and notions in the shop: YOU WILL NEED Supplies: Read More
I’m a huge fan of Craftsy and if you are too, then you’ve probably heard that Craftsy is turning five this month! So to celebrate their 5th birthday they are having a class sale from now until Friday – that’s 18-20th May 2016. And for this limited time they have up to 50% off their most popular classes. All you have to do is click on the links or the image below and that will take you directly to the classes on sale.
My new favourite e-classroom venue is CreativeLive! OMG I have watched so many CreativeLive classes this year and STILL there are more I can’t wait to see! I’m a big fan and have bought more than a few courses so far but one of my favourite features of CreativeLive is their free ON AIR broadcast schedule Read More
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My new tribe newsletter is just a new little baby newsletter (newsletter-ette?) so at the moment expect no more than 1-2 per month but I will start cranking out weekly newsletters because I have lots awesome content to share with you!
The new bag pattern for the Bag of the Month Club this month has been released today and hey, it’s a two for one deal, one bag, two sizes – the Brooklyn Handbag and the Brooklyn Traveller! the traveller size would be great for an overnight trip or a weekend away, especially now that Spring Read More
The new bag pattern for the Bag of the Month Club this month has been released today and I know just who I am making this one for! It’s quite a roomy shoulder bag with a wide bottom and would work well with lots of different fabrics. You can find all the essential supplies and Read More
The new bag pattern for the March Bag of the Month Club has been released today and isn’t she a beauty. I love making bags like this so I might have to get started straight away. It’s a small bag in either oval or square shape and is perfect for throwing in the essentials and Read More
Bag of the Month Club 2016 – Finally Finished My January Bag – The Backgammon Bag. Finally finished my BOTMC #backgammonbag Betz White Designs This is the January pattern but things have been super busy in the shop so I’ve not had a lot of free time (and I’ve been obsessed with finished a cross stitch UFO). Then I hurt my back so I had to sew the whole bag standing up yesterday, but hey I think she looks great in purple and checked #HarrisTweed and a nice acid yellow Batik lining. All the hardware is available in the shop.
So I’m doing the Bag of the Month Club again this year, but things have been a little busy in the shop and so I am FINALLY getting around to making my version of the January bag which is the Backgammon Bag by Betz White. This is a good sized handbag with an adjustable shoulder Read More
The new bag pattern for the February Bag of the Month Club has been released today and it’s a big ‘un! This bag would be perfect for shopping trips around town and is big enough to fit tons of stuff in it. You can find all the essential supplies and notions in the shop: YOU WILL Read More
The first Bag of the Month Club bag for this year is this gorgeous Backgammon Bag by Betz White. I already know exactly what fabric I’m going to use – Tweed! There are a few options with this bag, having one or two outside pockets, changing up the fabrics used for the triangles etc. You Read More
I admit that I look forward to seeing what the “colour of the year” is going to be and then ignoring it completely and wearing what I always wear lol, but I do love looking at the new colour trends and then thinking how much nothing really changes and everything that goes around comes around Read More
Pantone announced its colour of the year for 2015 today and that colour is Marsala. It’s an interesting colour and so different to 2014’s Radiant Orchid! Radiant Orchid I must admit was one of my favourites and I knew instantly what I could do with it and even just looking at it made me happy. This one, is more subtle and I’m still mulling it over as all I can think of at the moment is chicken marsala and that it would be a nice colour for cosmetics.
Very Busy in the Studio preparing for Scotland’s Trade Fair – Autumn, SECC Glasgow 21-22 September, 2014 Serious lack of updates on the blog lately due to one thing or another but now I should remind everyone that we will be out of the office between 20-23 September as well will be attending Scotland’s Trade Read More
I’ve been working on some new Hamish the Stags recently for orders and commissions. Hamish is proving very popular at the moment and now we have him in some lovely new tweeds. This one is in a variation of MacKenzie checked Harris Tweed. Doesn’t he look a handsome fellow hanging up there looking down his Read More