Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Garden By Ellen Luckett Baker has arrived

 I adore  this collection by Ellen Luckett Baker for Kokka, although it is not new on the fabric scene - it is new to us .. and we are in love with it ..THANK YOU Kokka for bringing us such beautiful textiles.

Don't forget that our discount code runs until Saturday the 19th - simply enter at the checkout 



Saturday, 12 July 2014

Discount code for Summer Crafting ….

Hello all - just wanted to let you know of a 12% Summer discount that I have just popped onto the shop - it is valid until Saturday the 19th July. The  discount code to enter at the checkout  is sassysummercrafting12.. 
happy shopping …


PS : - these have just landed in the shop - they are awesome …..

Thursday, 10 July 2014

WINNER of our September Blue giveaway

We have being absolutely over whelmed by the response to our September Blue giveaway - especially some of the amazing comments and top tips that we have had on our blog - we are so pleased and chuffed that you have taken the time to share with us your great tips - they are all so useful - THANK YOU …

So now to our winner .. the way I have chosen is - there are 98 comments on our blog and 181 comments on Facebook - so I have added them together and then chosen  from the random selector … 
together they combine to 279 comments and we will take the first comment on the blog as number 1 and the last comment on Facebook as 279….

And the Winner is Emma Jones 

Change your machine needle often and always match the right needle with the right fabric. Great giveaway!
Congratulations Emma and look forward to hearing to hearing from you regarding where to send your prize to ...

Thursday, 3 July 2014


Hold you breath ladies here it comes ….one of the prettiest, most beautiful collections this year - September Blue is a stunning new collection, designed by Susan Driscoll for the Uk based company Dashwood studios. Inspired by birds and butterflies in a soft baby pink and blue  palette. Perfect for summer shirts, quilting, cushions … (mmmmm… yes I can see this on my sofa) and lots of other unique  creations.  There are  8  fat quarters of the September Blue collection  and 2 complimentary flurry spots from Dashwood  up for grabs- wooozers

To enter the giveaway, 

-Leave a top sewing tip on our blog .. it can be something as simple as - the best way to thread a sewing needle or something much more exciting and challenging  ( saying that threading a sewing needle can be a challenge sometimes)…. I get a lot of new sewers asking for advice on  great first projects etc 

- you also get a second entry by liking my facebook page which you can pop over to here 

-This giveaway is open to everyone  worldwide...
-I will notify the winner via my blog page and my Facebook page.

- This giveaway closes on Thursday the 10th of JULY

GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE and look forward to reading your TOP SEWING TIPS