How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

The post published yesterday here at TSS, showcased a handmade, quilted table runner using a printed chambray fabric called Sunflower Indigo Garden by clothing retailer Seasalt Cornwall. The sharing of this recent sewing project continues today with How to Make a Quilted Cushion to match the table runner. Note that step-by-step pictures will sometimes illustrate … More How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

The fabric used lends itself very well to quilting around each and every Sunflower and the use of some fancy, embroidery stitches looks cool too, but if you’re are going to try reproduce this like-for-like please know it isn’t a quick project though it is worthwhile to be patient as the result is very effective. … More How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

Book Review: Stitching with Beatrix Potter

ISBN 978-1-61745-610—7 Author:  Michele Hill Publisher: C&T Publishing (2 Feb. 2017) RRP £16.99 Content – 10 sewing and stitching projects based on stories and characters of Beatrix Potter. A couple of craft projects relate to Potter’s home at ‘Hill Top’ and the surrounding farmland in The Lake District, UK (now a National Trust property) Introduction Australian … More Book Review: Stitching with Beatrix Potter

Book Review – Mollie Makes WEDDINGS

ISBN 978-1-909397-30—9 Main project photography by Rachel Whiting Published by Collins & Brown Publication date: 6 February 2014 RRP £11.99 Content 96 pages: Mollie Makes WEDDINGS is 20 craft/hobby projects by crafters who have shared their craft making expertise. The projects incorporate different techniques to make handmade invites, wedding favours and gifts; table decorations and … More Book Review – Mollie Makes WEDDINGS