black thai fisherman pants

Thai Fisherman Pants Sewing Tutorial

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Thai Fisherman Pants are super comfortable to wear, and quite easy to make with this step-by-step sewing tutorial. This wrap pants sewing pattern is simple to draft and can be adjusted to suit most body types. In my mid twenties I bought a pair of wrap pants which I absolutely loved wearing to work. Since the pants were black they…

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Best easter craft ideas roundup

20 Fun Easter Craft Ideas for Everyone!

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Looking for some Easter craft inspiration? Well look no further, because I’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of the 20 best, most fun, and even a little bit wacky, craft project ideas to make this Easter. Includes Easter crafts to sew, knit, crochet, needlefelt, print, and colour. You definitely won’t be bored these Easter holidays. There’s plenty of Easter…

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Free Motion Embroidery Fibre Art Sampler

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Use your sewing machine to draw with thread – Free motion embroidery on water soluble fabric creates interesting mini textile artworks that have a lacy quality. Fabric interfacing can come in a varied range of thicknesses and materials, including iron-on varieties. So imagine my astonishment when quite recently I learnt that there is such a thing as water-soluble interfacing. My…

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Front cover Sewing Simple Softies craft book with scissors and thread in background

Book Review: Sewing Simple Softies

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“When teaching children to sew, the most important thing is to have fun.” Wise words from the authors of the new craft book for kids (and parents), Sewing Simple Softies with 17 Amazing Designers by Trixi Symonds of Sew A Softie and Deborah Fisher from Fish Museum + Circus. A craft book full of ideas to inspire kids to get…

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