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Japanese craft books – I bought some

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Craft books!  I’ll just let the eye candy talk on my behalf: “I Love Tops” by Yuko Takada.  I’m not super sure about the overall versatility and wearability of a lot of these tops, but they look adorable on the models.  Also it’s nice to see COLOURS in a Japanese sewing book. That “sleeveless flare blouse” is heavenly though, but I don’t relish sewing those pleats. “Kaze Kobou’s Marine Knits” is a knitting/crochet book.  I […]

Fresh Blog Friday – Featuring Cloud CouCou Crafts

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It’s Fresh Blog Friday!  Today I’m featuring the lovely craft/sewing blog Cloud CouCou Crafts (a bit of a mouthful if you try to read it out loud!). Now I have a confession to make: I used to think quilts are ugly.  Please don’t kill me!  But they always looked so scrappy and dated and busy, and well… they didn’t agree with my eyes.  I admit I never really looked into quilting at all because quilting […]

New Feature – Fresh Blog Friday, featuring Eclectic Threads

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Earlier this week I was nominated for a Liebster award by Eclectic Threads.  The purpose of the blog award is to help spread the word about new blogs which I think is a great initiative.  I’ve decided, however, instead of passing the award on (mostly because I didn’t know 11 new blogs to nominate!), I will write a full post every Friday about a new sewing blog that I really enjoy reading and I think […]

Millefeuille pastry mini tutorial

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Hey everyone, firstly i’ve got a coupon code for all of you. Use merryxmas to get 40% off everything at my Etsy store and for international customers make sure to order soon to make it in time for Christmas. It can take up to 3 weeks to the US when it gets to Christmas season so order soon :). I start my new uni course tomorrow and I am a little nervous. I’ve been at […]

Freebie – Super Rollcake Man plushie pattern

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Hey everyone, firstly thank you so, so much for your messages of support. I’m really touched by how generous many of you were with your support and I just wanted to thank you all from the bottom of my heart. Knowing that my little website actually helps people and brightens people’s days means that i’ve accomplished a goal in my life :). So I wanted to give a bit of a thank you gift, and […]