Why sewing machines are essential…

I've just spent the morning with a group of lovely ladies who fed me cake. Yep. It's a great deal when you can swap some skills for actual tea and cake and something to be advised I'm sure medicinally. They wanted a sewing machine trial -a play about and learn some basics before cracking on … Continue reading Why sewing machines are essential…

The Pro’s and Con’s of the Craft Fair (or, why we freeze our butts off)

  I've just got back from a day peddling my wares at a Christmas Craft Fair. This one was for an excellent cause -Sophie's Smile -and always has a lovely vibe, good footfall and superb volunteers (like, they actually come around offering free tea and coffee every half an hour which is amazing!). Despite horrendous … Continue reading The Pro’s and Con’s of the Craft Fair (or, why we freeze our butts off)