Category Archives: hand sewing

Turning Children’s Drawings into Soft Toys

From an old sheet to soft toy. We have done this a couple of times. It started with the Jane Bull book. She has a pattern for a figure shaped like a ginger bread man which can be made into … Continue reading

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How to patch leggings

This how to is a bit of a story. So the important how to bits are in bold and repeated in step form at the bottom. ( I have recently published a second way to repair leggings which also can … Continue reading

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Craft Night

On the way to Lerryn Tuesday Club. Can you tell there is a car hidden behind all this foliage. This is what we turned it into Easter Wreaths….

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