Sewing Challenge

The challenge of making everything in The Liberty Book of Home Sewing in one year (hmm…would you believe two years?). How about: Lots of things I have made in the past year or so…

Challenge Four (a) – Keepsake Board

I’ve always wanted one of these, I love them. As you can see from the photo it is a board (in this case stretch canvas) covered in one layer of … Continue reading

May 27, 2012

Challenge Three (a) – Basic Cushions

This was a challenge I completed very carefully! A while ago my mum gave me a table cloth she had embroidered when she was 15. Of the four corners she … Continue reading

May 27, 2012 · 2 Comments

Challege Two – Eco Shopper

My second challenge since starting this project was to make the Eco Shopper from page 24 of the Liberty Book of Home Sewing. I’d made a few of these as … Continue reading

May 27, 2012

Challenge One – Book Cover

Felt like making something tonight that was simple and could be finished within an hour (or so). Made a book cover from page 82. I covered a blank note book … Continue reading

May 3, 2012

Making the Patterns

Couldn’t summon the enthusiasm to sew much this week so I’ve been concentrating on pattern drafting from The Liberty Book of Home Sewing (LBHS). I’ve made patterns for the Cook’s … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 2 Comments