Looking back on September, 2018

How to make a Trick or Treat Bag

This wacky trick or treat bag is a scaled up version of the sparkly fabric gift bag that we made last month from the-S bag September Jewel. We’ve created this reversible bag from the three fat quarter fabric and some of trims from the-S box October Illumination   For a finished bag size of 32cms… read more

How to make a Bat or Ghost Charm

Here’s another Hallowe’en make. A hanging, felt Bat or Ghost charm. Attach it to your School Bag with light reflective dots on the reverse. We’ve made this from materials (felt, stranded cotton, iron on reflective fabric) from the-S box October Illumination   Both the charms are easy, but for both you will need to learn… read more

How to make a pumpkin pincushion

This pumpkin pincushion is the first of our kid-friendly Hallowe’en makes from the-S box October Illumination It’s a simple, felt pincushion but this is such a quick and easy make that if you were celebrating Halloween and having a spooky party, these would make  fantastic decorations. They’re a lot safer and much less messy to… read more

How to : make a pair of lacy, satin knickers

In this blog I’ll show you each step of my first attempt at making a pair of fancy pants, or “how to make a pair of lacy satin knickers”! As always, I have the-S box to inspire my ‘make’ and it was specifically this gold paisley lace that inspired me to have a go a… read more

How to : make a luxury satin & lace scatter cushion

We love this luxury satin & lace scatter cushion, it’s so glamorous and opulent. Wouldn’t it make a fabulous wedding or birthday present? Here, using fabrics and trims from the-S box September 2018 Jewel, we show you how to make this gorgeous gift. First cut out four squares of silky satin* fabrics in stunning shades… read more

How to : make a sparkly fabric gift bag

Follow our easy-peasy guide to make a sparkly, fabric gift bag and never buy gift wrapping paper again ! This “how-to” blog features a contrast-lined, silky satin, soft drawstring bag that would be perfect for jewellery or a precious keepsake.   We’re using these gorgeous fabrics from the-S box September 2018 ‘Jewel’ edition of our monthly… read more

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