https://youtu.be/ityZER_r388 Stay at home....back to work - a new normal is with us here in the UK. I'm still vlogging from the potting shed still, but back to work at the shop Weds to Saturday. Sadly my social and teaching knitting/craft classes still can't run so I have the back room to myself, so I've … Continue reading New Normal Vlog!
Isatis Tinctoria - Woad Fresh Leaf Extraction 1st and 2nd Attempt! It's time to cut my Woad and extract the blue pigment from the fresh leaves and dye some yarn! 🍃 I've never done this before, so I thought I'd make a little video to document my journey. I have dyed with woad before, but … Continue reading Woad – Fresh Leaf Extraction
https://youtu.be/mFnQ2PFqYbg Lockdown is being eased more and things are going back to a new normal, but many of us are still staying at home in some manner so it's time for another stay at home vlog! I have the fabulous 'My McIntosh' yarn by Knit McIntosh to show you that's new in the shop. We … Continue reading Staying at Home Vlog 4
This is our last episode of this unpicked series. It's been so much fun to do. We are all amateur sewers and love crafting. It's been lovely to follow these talented bunch on tv and chart their development and progress with you all. It doesn't matter what week which sewer went out on, they are … Continue reading Sewing Bee Series 6 Final
We're up to week 9 of 10! Only one more episode left! We've had great fun making them. It's such a creative, entertaining programme. Who do you want to win the final? I'm wanting Clare to win! https://youtu.be/--whT_kQS_Q 0:08 | Intro chat about Movie Week - did it work? 3:45 | The Pattern Challenge - … Continue reading Sewing Bee Series 6 Semi Final
It's now week 6 of The Great British Sewing Bee and this week we welcome Janet from series 5! https://youtu.be/_0X2YvdKJAA We first started doing these episode reaction/review shows of The Great British Sewing Bee last year and Janet was one of our favourites right from the start and we loved talking about her makes. So … Continue reading Janet from series 5 joins us!
The Great British Sewing Bee is back and that means so are our chats! https://youtu.be/elVm2AhCUWw We loved doing these reaction/review episodes last year and hearing what you all thought so we're doing it again this year! We're not letting the current situation stop us, so with the wonders of technology, we're zooming together! Important: Here … Continue reading Sewing Bee Series 6 Chats
https://youtu.be/UXuXBnBlE64 The shop is closed and I'm at home. I've spent the first couple of weeks doing lots of business related crafts. Growing Woad, doing Needle Felting and found my next knitting project! Thanks for all sending in your pictures of what you have been crafting. Our first ever gallery is rammed full of fabulous … Continue reading Staying at Home Vlog 1
https://youtu.be/UOXjRT1WjpU Woolly Wednesday 21: In this show we finish by playing the Jelly Bean Roulette Game! Ting's Puff Quilt is finished - see it glow in the dark! We also show off a brand new fabric collection by Makower 'SAIL AWAY'. Think Suffolk, light houses, boats and beach huts and you'll get what this fabric … Continue reading Woolly Wednesday Show 21
https://youtu.be/zWXvY-Ahyr8 Woolly Wednesday 20: It's a sewing special and Ting's back! We're all in the sewing mood. Have you seen the Puff Quilt craze yet? Ting is making a puff quilt and Áine is making her patchwork quilt. I love quilt binding and you get to see me put the binding on my Michael Miller … Continue reading Woolly Wednesday Show 20