On Point Pouch for Make Modern Magazine

On Point Pouch for Make Modern Magazine

Issue 30 of Make Modern Magazine has just released and I am thrilled to announce that, not only am I featured in a ‘Meet the Maker’ write up, but I have also contributed a new design. Introducing the On Point Pouch! You can read more about my new pattern below. *This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase…

Making Hexagons with the Cricut Maker

Making Hexagons with the Cricut Maker

You know how much I love English paper piecing, right? Well today I want to show you how I created some hexagon papers, and also cut out my fabrics (including the seam allowance) for EPP, using the Cricut Maker machine. I’ll walk you through creating a hexagon flower made with 1″ hexies. Then I’ll share links to some gorgeous projects…

Sew a Simple Felt Swan Softie

Sew a Simple Felt Swan Softie

In July every year, Trixi from Coloured Buttons hosts Sew A Softie. This month-long event is aimed at encouraging kids to learn new skills and develop a love for hand stitchery. This is really important to me, so I am thrilled to be involved again this year! Trixi has links to more information and tutorials on her blog, on instagram…

Sew A Felt Swan Hair Clip

Sew A Felt Swan Hair Clip

Every year for the month of July, Trixi from Coloured Buttons hosts Sew A Softie. She explains that it is “a month long event where anyone can host or join the many workshops, online tutorials and sewing events around the world, teaching and learning the skill of hand sewing through the creation of simple to sew softies.” It’s aimed at encouraging…

Fabric, Patterns and Projects in July

Fabric, Patterns and Projects in July

This month has started with so many projects and patterns on my list. And in the midst of working on some secret sewing and project planning, I have rearranged my sewing studio and sorted through my entire fabric stash! It was a huge effort, but the benefit was that I created a basket especially for all the ‘Work in Progress’…

Sea Life Pouch Tutorial with Thermoweb

Sea Life Pouch Tutorial with Thermoweb

Today my first tutorial on the Thermoweb blog goes live! In case you missed it, I am now one of their Education Designers. You can find my profile and read all about me HERE. For my first post, I was asked to design a project for the ‘Sea Life’ theme for this week. Thermoweb sent me this bright and bold…

Tilda Plum Garden Fabric Showcase

Tilda Plum Garden Fabric Showcase

Welcome to Molly and Mama, the first stop on the tour showcasing a beautiful new collection of fabrics from Tilda. Today is the start of the Plum Garden Fabric Showcase! And Plum Garden is what inspired me to create this sweet cushion called Milly Mouse. Plum Garden is set to hit stores on the first of July. So 2 Green…

Is It Half Way Through The Year Already?

Is It Half Way Through The Year Already?

I can’t believe it is nearing the end of June already! I haven’t been sewing too many pretties lately, or at least projects that I can share. So it’s been far too long since I’ve been on the blog too. I have some fabric showcases and blog tours coming up though, as well as some new pattern releases and tutorials…