Yesterday, everything just seemed to conspire against me. I had a rare day off – by myself. ET at nursery for the whole day, I had a good 9 hours by myself…nine hours to fill with crafting fun. Or so I thought. I am incapable of sitting down to do sewing whilst I know there are household chores to be done. So before, I could … Continue reading Against the Odds
I’d hardly describe myself as a fashionista but when I bought Lisa Lam’s book A Bag for all Reasons, I really liked the look of her pattern for the Fashionista Baby Bag. When I bought the book all that time ago, I had thought to make the bag as a gift for someone but never quite identified the right person. Well, now pregnant myself, I realised I had … Continue reading The Fashionista Baby Bag by Lisa Lam (@uhandbag)
A couple of years ago, whilst searching for birthday presents for my sisters, I came across the u-Handbag website. It didn’t take long for me to decide to have a go and making some bags and ordered a couple of different kits, including the Baguette Clutch Purse Making Kit. I substituted the fabric provided for some of my own (using the fabric from u-Handbag for other … Continue reading Baguettes of all Colours!