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Easy Eco-Friendly Sewing Projects, ditch the disposables!

May 11, 2020

There are so many quick and easy projects you can make for your home to ditch disposable items! Find some old jeans, Tea towels, net curtains, and make yourself some stylish, fun and very practical alternatives to plastic items.  Newsletter Signup to receive your free “5 Eco Projects to Sfor the Home ” ebook. Learn top tips for sewing bags, along with a design sheet checklist.…

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DIY fabric bowl covers

I love making these super easy DIY fabric bowl covers. Ditch your cling film and replace with these super cute bowl covers. They are perfect for covering bowls with leftovers in the fridge, or for keeping flies off picnic bowls in the summer. They also make great gifts for friends and family. Can these be used in the microwave? Personally I have never tried –…

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DIY Reusable Snack Bags, super quick make

Making reusable snack bags with waxed fabric is super easy, and such a practical way to carry snacks in your bag for toddlers, or yourself.   These rather cute little snack bags with a waxed fabric waterproof lining are perfect for a lunch bag, handbag or pocket on the school run! Personally I find them useful for carrying decaf tea bags with me.  Newsletter Signup…

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Unpaper towels DIY – totally reuseable!

May 8, 2020

This DIY for unpaper towels involves no snap’s – grab a reusable kitchen towel from a basket and you are good to go, quick and easy. Unpaper towels are an easy eco swap, ditch the single use kitchen paper towels, and make yourself some lovely reusable fabric ones. I like to use a 100% cotton for one side, which is perfect for wiping up bread…

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Fabulous sewing projects, perfect for beginners

May 3, 2020

Are you new to sewing? Looking for easy sewing projects to inspire you? Sewing can bring peace and joy, especially important at the moment. Let me share with you a great range of easy sewing projects perfect for the beginner, let’s get inspired, dust down out sewing machines and make something!  …

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How to make a drawstring bag from a Tea Towel

April 20, 2020

Today I going to share with you just how quick and easy it is to make a drawstring bag using a tea towel – the beauty of using a tea towel is that all your edges are prefinished for you! I love just how easy this sewing project is perfect for beginners – sew several up with your children for their toy storage, as shoe…

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