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Mindful sewing – how setting intensions can help you getting your sewing mojo back

New Year’s resolutions versus living with intension. Every year I think about this and I know my blog post is late for this sort of post but sometimes we need the time to ourselves to reflect and listen within us. I’ve given up setting resolutions ages ago as I never follow through so what’s the...

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More than just a quilt….how your mindset can turn simple patterns and shapes into stories, memories and more.

What is quilting? How I see it now….and how I used to see it… Your mind set and your point of view makes a huge impact in what it means to you and how you experience quilting. In this blog post I invite you to come with me on a journey beyond just sewing. Beyond the facts that we see and do. I...

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Sew Toy Design – Cute Monsters – PATTERN REVIEW – A friendly monster with magical powers

Halloween is approaching and we all see skeletons, monsters, pumpkins and sweets everywhere. If you look closely you might be able to spot one of those friendly monsters with magical powers. When I stumbled across Maja from Sew Toy who is a cheerful, playful, and joyful soft toy designer, the...

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Pattern Emporium – Coco Wide Leg Pants – PATTERN REVIEW – Everything you need to know about this pattern and if it is the right fit for you.

So many patterns so many choices how to make a choice… I love to create new projects and test patterns so you can get a good idea what the pattern is about. This blog post is all about the Coco Wide Leg Pants pattern by Pattern Emporium. I’ve just recently completed this project mainly because I...

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The secret weapon of knowing your sewing feet – How this trick can help you to achieve an even topstitch or edgestitch every time you sew

We all know our basic sewing feet, well I guess we do. At least our normal sewing foot, the weird looking zipper foot that some of us most likely don’t even wanna touch just because it holds the word zipper in it 😉, the buttonhole foot and maybe some other once. Today I would like to look at a...

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Do you feel a creative call inside you? Have you ever wondered to use fabric as your creative outlet?

There are more ways than just the obvious to use fabric in fashion and garment sewing to express your creativity. With fabric or your sewing machine itself you can unleash a world of wonderful unique gifts and create items for your home or others while filling your life with a magical power...

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Hi fellow sewing enthusiast – Do you know how to choose the right pin for your project?

Everything a sewing beginner should know about pins right from the start to assure great success. A handy step by step guide to get started. Bundled with the most important knowledge there is to know about pins. Sewing pins - a little helper many of us underestimate. Learn more about it and...

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A mix of re-usable and recycled toilet paper: Could this be a sustainable bathroom routine for the future?

My research about re-usable toilet paper has only scraped the surface of this topic and revealed some facts about recycled TP that I was absolutely not aware of. Find out how my view on common toilet paper has changed along side tips and tricks on how to incorporate re-usable toilet paper in your...

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Sew with purpose: How to turn your love for sewing into good deeds! [all skill levels are needed and welcome]

Have you ever eyeballed all those charity organisations who deliver home made items to hospitals and people in need? Did you even know they exist? Or did you know they exist but didn’t know what they actually do? Well… I knew for a while that they exist and I knew about some of their projects...

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Scrub caps for charity - Help our hospital staff one stitch at a time

If you know how to sew scrub caps or you are keen to try now it's the time to give it a go. Our hospitals here in Australia need your help. Lots of passionate sewers around the nation have already put their hands up to help can we count on you too? Due to the recent global health crisis...

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