Category Archives: Sewing

Aldi fat quarters

A fat quarter patchwork tote bag

I love the idea of being able to sew, but it’s one of those crafts that really frustrates me. However hard I try to cut material perfectly to a pattern, or match up seams, the finished article always ends up a bit skew-whiff. Continue reading


Fabric, Fields and French Knots

On one of the last sunny days of summer I visited the Museum of East Anglian Life in Stowmarket, Suffolk. I had visited once before and loved it because it’s full of local history, with lots of old buildings and open space to explore.

Suffolk countryside

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