I’m joining the #2018PlanningParty hosted by Quilting Jet Girl, and so I’ve been thinking about some goals for 2018. I’ll spare you the lose weight/ do more exercise/ be a better person resolutions and cut straight to the sewing ones! 2017 was the year that I got into quilting, and joined the South West Modern… Read More 2018 Goal Setting
One of my resolutions this year was to get rid of 500 things. I completed the first half of the challenge in February – and that was fairly easy. The second half was hard! The obvious stuff had gone, so I had to really search. Mr D was a star. He had a major wardrobe… Read More 500 things challenge – done!
One of my goals for this year was to wave goodbye to 500 things by the end of May. And I’m halfway there! We moved to this house 7 years ago, and I found that a helpful cut off point. If we hadn’t used something since we moved, we probably won’t use it again. However,… Read More Goal # 4 – Get rid of 500 things
Inspired by Gillian at Crafting a Rainbow, I thought I’d have a look back at 2012. My top five makes of the year are (long pause, tense music etc)… 1. Burda (10/2012) coat. I’ve worn this lots of times and really love it. Also one of my fastest makes due to no lining, seam finishing or buttonholes!… Read More The five sewing highs…and lows… of 2012