I see this question come up about once a week in the various Facebook groups I follow. Do you prewash your fabric? 💦💦 I cringe when I hear people say they don’t and get defiant about it and then silently make a note never to order from them… Why is it important to wash your… Continue reading Why Prewash?
It’s official! Both shops will launch on Friday, May 4th. SewGratitude Design Studios will have a small collection of Star Wars themed wallets and accessories as well as my amazing fabric soap (detergent and phosphate free) in a dozen scents. GGApothecary with launch with a small collection of staples while the majority of the soaps… Continue reading May the 4th – RELEASE
I finished up this Kenzie Cross Body Sling bag from iThinkSew. I had to heavily edit the pattern, the whole front pocket was designed with raw edges and looked like a mess. This is what I came up with! It’s a relatively small bag, compact, but perfect for a Kindle or an iPad mini. I… Continue reading Kenzie
I did a little maths on the way home last night. I had a two hour flight and little else do to but sit there. I considered myself even on 15 September, which was my one year anniversary. Any start up costs, fees, licenses, supplies, etc etc would have been paid for and I was… Continue reading The Maths
I get asked a lot why I started sewing! I hadn’t really posted much about it until recently, so I thought I’d write a little about it. I actually started sewing when I was younger, but it was always by hand. My mum was big into crafting and she always got me these little kits… Continue reading My Sewing Story
Things I’ve been loving this week, in no particular order! 🌲 White Pine Rising’s Plant Butter I use this several times a day, every day. Every day. It’s my go to eye cream, perfect for overnight. It’s a great face cream, a wonderful body lotion, and worked wonders on my worn and battered London feet. … Continue reading Friday Favs!