Temperature Quilt: the second four weeks

I feel like I have been playing a little bit of catch-up this month with the Temperature Quilt, school half-term in the middle really threw off my schedule…I need to get sorted before Easter and Summer! But as I keep saying, the beauty of this project is that its such a small and manageable chunkContinue reading “Temperature Quilt: the second four weeks”

Caboodle Textiles: just another online fabric shop?

Remember when I reviewed the fabulous Caboodle Kids last year? I was a brand rep for them for a few months and you can read all about how fantastic their handmade kids clothes are here. But did you know that they also run the online fabric shop Caboodle Textiles? If you didn’t, you need toContinue reading “Caboodle Textiles: just another online fabric shop?”

Instagram: it just isn’t true and I’m OK with that

Picture the scene…I’m sitting at last month’s WI committee meeting (have I mentioned I’m in the WI before? Up until last night I was the Secretary of one of my local WI branches but I was voted in as President last night. Exciting!)…anyway I’m at the committee meeting getting my laptop and notebook out andContinue reading “Instagram: it just isn’t true and I’m OK with that”

Temperature Quilt: the first four weeks

I know its my project but I’m going to say it anyway…so far I am loving working on the Temperature Quilt. Yes its going to take a whole year to finish but one block a week is such a nice, manageable amount, especially when you have a sewing “To Do” list as long as your armContinue reading “Temperature Quilt: the first four weeks”

Temperature Quilt: sew along for more fun

The idea So I’ve had an idea for a year long project (a crazy foolhardy ambitious plan) for 2017 that I posted a little teaser about on Instagram and Facebook last week. I’m going to do a Temperature Quilt. Temperature blankets are all the rage at the moment but as I can’t knit or crochetContinue reading “Temperature Quilt: sew along for more fun”

WAHMs are for life, not just for Christmas

As the dust settles on another Christmas, my thoughts have turned to handmade businesses and more specifically the small, work-at-home-mum (WAHM) run businesses. Having previously been one myself and still happily feeling a part of this crazy rainbow obsessed lovely community I find I often think of these wonderful and talented people and how, fantasticContinue reading “WAHMs are for life, not just for Christmas”

The whole kid at Caboodle

Caboodle Kids’ motto is “comfy kids, colourful kids, happy kids” and they really do keep to it. Their range is full of comfortable yet stylish designs for babies and children, all with a varied selection of eye catching fabrics. With an easy to navigate website, you can browse their in stock items or head toContinue reading “The whole kid at Caboodle”