Its Been A Bright & Cheerful Sewing Week

I don’t know if its because the days are getting warmer and I can feel that Summer is just around the corner and there is the smell of outside cooking,clear blue skies and a chance of a glass of wine of an early evening in the garden sitting under the tree,that I have been working with brighter fabric combinations and wanting to add a bit of zing to my home.

Firstly I made a cushion cover for my round cushion pad by sewing a combination of two fabrics together alternating the colours and size of the strips.

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It certainly brightened my sofa up.

Then it was onto sewing up some shopping bags for my Etsy shop and then a afternoon of taking pictures of them in the summer house whilst my cat settled down for a snooze…

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Oh yes and it was also my Birthday on the 1st May and I had a lovely relaxing day and some beautiful and thoughtful gifts especially the one that was given to me to open at the same time as being told I thought you would like this as it will cover any lumps and bumps up !!! Charming ! It was a cashmere poncho and I loved it and yes it does cover lumps and bumps up if you have any….

So today I am going to the post office to post my handmade goodies of to their new homes one to America and the other to Hampshire then I am going to do a little hand stitching in the summer house so I hope you all have a lovely weekend,Tabitha x

P.S if you want to see what else I got up to this week you can find me here on Instagram.

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Beautiful tulips in the summer house

7 Comments Add yours

  1. nanacathy2 says:

    Happy birthday! Lumps and bumps, I don’t believe it how rude!!! The cushion looks so bright and cheerful, your cat most contented and the bags gorgeous. Have a wonderful weekend, the weather looks as if it is going to be marvellous!

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    1. I know what a cheek,lumps & bumps indeed !! You have a good weekend to Cathy 🙂

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  2. Wishing you a belated happy birthday. Good to hear you’re enjoying th improving weather.

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    1. Thank you. It’s amazing what a bit of sunshine can do !

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      1. Certainly is 🙂

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  3. The cushion looks so cheerful and pretty! Have a lovely weekend. X

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    1. Thank you Sharon you have a good weekend to x

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