Craft · cross stitch · Family · Sewing

I finished it: Family tree cross stitch

This month I managed to finish an epic cross stitch, a family tree sampler from the Historical Sampler Company Ltd via Sew and So. I had started this cross stitch last year so that I would have it finished for my parents 40th wedding anniversary. However my hand eczema flared up and I had to… Continue reading I finished it: Family tree cross stitch

Make it Monday · Sewing

Make it Monday: Appliqued shoe bag.

This week I made another plimsoll shoe bag, this time for my nephew Jonah. I used some lovely star print Riley Blake fabric I received from Plush Addict for a recent review post. I made the bag using the tutorial here as a guide. The addition I made was to applique the letter J onto the… Continue reading Make it Monday: Appliqued shoe bag.