Sewing Blog

Make Bias binding and Piping March 16, 2021 17:09

Freckles and Co how to make bias binding

Make your own Bias Binding and piping at home. Let me show you how easy it can be.

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How to fill a pouf or large cushion June 1, 2020 17:30

Freckles and Co How to fill a pouf

Choose the best way to fill or refill a large cushion or Pouf. Here’s 3 of my favourite techniques.

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Quick little Pom Poms April 21, 2018 13:28

Make pom poms

Make quick and easy little Pom Poms with just a fork and a pair of scissors.

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Bullet Journaling - to calm the Mind February 19, 2018 00:24 3 Comments

Get started in Bullet Journaling

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Origami Butterflies January 13, 2018 18:19 1 Comment


Make origami butterflies with this FREE worksheet and template.

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How to make a Tassel January 6, 2018 15:47

Make quick and easy Tassels

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Embroidery cards March 20, 2017 19:32

When it rains look for rainbows

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Unicorns do exist January 31, 2017 23:07

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Make Zipped bags October 27, 2016 20:28

make zipped bags SEWING TUTORIAL

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MAKE - Dashwood Advent Calendar panel November 23, 2015 19:42

What you'll need:

  • Dashwood Winter wonderland advent fabric panel
  • Backing fabric 60x55cm
  • 50cm ribbon for hanging
  • (optional) Wadding / batting 60x55cm
  • (optional) 50cm bias tape for dowel channel to aid hanging straight.
  • (optional) 45cm dowel rod (9mm thick available at all good DIY shops)
  • Thread
  • Sharp fabric scissors
  • Pins
  • Iron
  • Sewing machine

Full kit available in our shop.

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