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    It’s Crafting Time

    As I have a few more hours “free time” during the day, I’ve been planning sewing and craft projects. I’ve had a couple of busy weeks sewing ¬†items for my Etsy shop, and I still feel like there isn’t enough hours in the day. So many plans…. never enough time to get them finished! So my plans for the next 2 weeks are: – create a couple of interesting purses using this fabulous South African Shwe Shwe fabric to sell on Etsy – MadeByNomes.Etsy.com – Design and plan the construction of my first ever patchwork quilt using this beautiful Liberty fabric, which I bought in London before I moved to…

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    Foot stool beanbag

    Another project from the Liberty Book of Home sewing. The fabric is from Ikea – a thick, heavy cotton, and filled with polystyrene beans. 42cm diameter, 39cm height. Zipper closure on the base, fabric handle on the side. Project completed within an hour.  

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    Fabric covered books

    I love the Liberty Book of Home Sewing , there are so many nice projects to complete. I have covered two A5 books to make them unique, and perfect for gifts. I hope Selina likes her Liberty print book.