Did you know that the word ‘confidence’ is actually a synonym of ‘Bari J’? Yep, it is. But if you’re a Bari J follower, you’ll already know that. And I’m sure you’ll agree that she wields her paintbrush and palette like a battle-maiden going to war. Who’s the enemy? Greyscale! Bari J is a self-taught […]
The Lovebird Quilt Pattern is finally here! There were moments when I thought it was never going to happen, but we made it! And I’m pleased. Yep. ‘Pleased’ is the best way to describe how I feel about this latest release. I’m pleased I made it to the end. I’m pleased my pattern portfolio is growing […]
Becoming a mother of four has lead to various life changes. Firstly, less sleep. Secondly, personal toileting time that is inversely related to an increase in time spent toileting four other people in my house. Thirdly, more wrinkles. And fourthly, dark eye circles that no Estée Lauder potion can boast to cure.
The clock is a tickin’, the year is nearly over, it’s nearly Christmas day! KUH-RAY-ZEE! Where has this year gone?? (Don’t ask me. I’ve spent most of it hussling kids and walking around in a zombie-like, new-baby state.) So much has happened, but in some ways, so little has happened! On the one hand we […]
Ok, I know this post is supposed to be about sewing machine servicing, but humour me for a second and imagine you’ve just picked up a brand new set of wheels. You’ve been waiting for ages. Saving your pennies. And finally (FINALLY!) you’re driving away in the car of your dreams. So, what’s the first […]
The Dragon & Bat Wings Add-on has technically been available now for about two weeks now – this is currently the story of my life. I’m late to most things, I’ve usually forgotten something, and my standards of dressing have significantly dropped. Thankfully I live in a city where thongs are considered acceptable attire for […]