Fugly enough?

What do you think? Hrmmmm…. in a pic it doesn’t actually look so bad. It’s the fugliest knits I have though (that Pooh Bear fabric – ICK!). I am planning an op shop spree on Thursday as I have plans for some thrifted tees… maybe I’ll find something fuglier there!! :)

Fugly :)

there’s a challenge on in the online art/design/sewing world, to turn ugly knits into something beautiful. Sounds like a lot of fun, so I’m in!! :) This is what Shari from Soren Lorensen Design came up with. I ADORE the embroidered fabric. haha…what is fugly to one, is not necessarily to another!! :) The Great … More Fugly :)

Dresses done

I love how the dresses turned out. I have three to list, plus the little skirt. Suddenly soooo tired. I wanted to use the afternoon to take photos of Lily in the bigger dresses, but I’m very tempted to have a lay down. I’m not going to though – I’m better off heading out to … More Dresses done

I love recycling!

My love of recycling fabric and repurposing clothing doesn’t end with what may be thrifted, or donated by my beloved friends and family. It also extends to MY OWN creations!! :) Before: During: as for after: well, that all depends on what sleeves I decide to give it :) In other exciting news, I received … More I love recycling!


before I even got into the sewing room today, we: ate breakfast tidied the house AGAIN walked to the shop stopped at the playground on the way back picked lots of flowers girls had a swim, I watered the garden and checked on seedlings made and ate lunch napped (rather, I tried to but was … More Patchwork

Beautiful rag rug

My sister has been making this glorious rag rug, from none other than the gorgeous EvieGreenPixie’s fabric scraps! She’s called it her Eegeepee rug :) Isn’t it beautiful!!!

Quickie bag

Making one was going to be quicker than finding another bag. A green shopping bag just wouldn’t cut it, going to a 7th birthday pool party! I just love it – and how simple it was to make! Just half a pillow case with a ready-made strap! Easy peasy! :)