Felt Applique Hoops · sewing

Florence & Pip Applique Hoop Pattern

Hello there! I can’t believe we are in the month of August already, this year seems to be flying by. Here’s a look at our new sewing pattern for this month featuring Florence the Fox and her little friend Pip. Continue reading “Florence & Pip Applique Hoop Pattern”

Felt Applique Hoops

Owl Felt Appliqué Hoop Pattern

Hello there! I have a new sewing pattern to share with you all.

If you are looking for a new craft idea to pass the time, why not try your hand at felt appliqué. It is so simple and fun to do with quick results, that you’ll be admiring your handiwork in no time!

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A Crafty Robin & Bird House Sewing Pattern

I don’t know about you but when Autumn arrives I feel that the festive season is just around the corner and will be upon us before we know it.

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crafts · felt · Felt Creations · sewing

From Idea to New Pattern Design

I love to design and create and usually have lots of exciting ideas running around my head at one time. I’ve a mountain of bits of paper with sketches and doodles on them but only a few make it to the design stage…. So HOW does an idea evolve into a pattern and then a finished cutie?

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crafts · felt · Felt Creations · sewing

Crafty Creations Using The Applique Technique

I have always loved applique and have admired the lovely work of others many times, especially when gorgeous fabrics have been used to create a beautiful image.

So I thought I’d try my hand at designing and creating some simple applique craft patterns using just felt and a few simple hand stitches. I decided to make some small pincushions (5″ in diameter) because they’re quick to create and an ideal way of using up scraps of felt.  Continue reading “Crafty Creations Using The Applique Technique”