hand sewn · handmade · Leather · leather sneakers

New Sneakers – Done

Well, the sneakers are complete with their laces. I had been asking people if they preferred blue or hot pink laces. The hot pink is not quite that vibrant. People made it challenging when they said both. 🙂 In the end, blue had more votes, so here they are all completed. I’m going to send… Continue reading New Sneakers – Done

General Topics · hand sewn · Sewing · Weaving

Friday Roundup #23-20

Beautiful! From my garden. Sorry, but I can’t resist this. Pictures from Pixabay Remind you of a song? Anyway, enough frivolities. Another week gone by in a flash. This weather has been quite changeable. We were about to go out for a walk tonight, but I hadn’t quite finished work. Ten minutes later and it… Continue reading Friday Roundup #23-20

General Topics · hand sewn · handmade · walking

Friday Roundup #19-20

I have to be honest and say these weeks are flying by. Week 19 already! It can only be that during this COVID-19 period, and with taking extra work of furloughed colleagues, the hours in a day slip by without notice. I’m not complaining, although I would normally as I love this part of the… Continue reading Friday Roundup #19-20

covid-19 · General Topics · hand sewn · handmade

My First Homemade mask

Here it is. Homemade mask ready for when they say we can only go further afield with a mask. I used this YouTube clip for hand sewn masks. It's quite easy. Although I somehow ended with the elastic in the wrong place on the bottom. My next will be better. I used that back of… Continue reading My First Homemade mask