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My Mum Doesn’t Sew

  In fact, she’s not all that handy with most craft either. My Mum is utterly lost around sewing machines. Though there was one thing that she enjoyed: knitting and crocheting. From time to time, she would be so proud of her work that she’d dress my brother and I head to toe in her…

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My Secret Dream – in a Dress

  Do you have a thing that you’ve made, that means something extra special to you? It doesn’t even have to be your best work – rather, a personal favourite? Here’s the story of THE favourite thing I’ve made… After my first attempt at serious sewing, I merrily went down the path of making dresses out of store-bought…

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The Winner of The Chocolate Quilt Kit is…

 Kate. D (from SA)  Congratulations!!You are the winner of a VERY Delicious Prize: “Double Chocolat Quilt Kit”!   Congratulations, Kate!     And I bet you’d all like to see what the Next Prize is… I will tell you about it in a minute.   First.. I have a Surprise for you – no reason,…

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Janome Stirling Review – What Kind of Sewing Machines Are They?

  “I’ve seen this ‘Stirling by Janome’ brand of sewing machine and overlocker around – but cannot find them on Janome Australia’s website. Are they Genuine? The prices seem too good to be true.”   We get this question a lot, especially around Mother’s Day. For good reasons. Let me explain. “Stirling” is Aldi’s own…

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