Book Record Keeping, Just For Fun

Book Record Keeping

About 11 years ago I decided to keep track of everything I was reading.¬† I was finding I would start a book and after a chapter or two soon realise it was all very familiar!! ūüė≥ This led me to keep a notebook of all the authors and titles for easy reference but, as I… Continue reading Book Record Keeping

Fabric Scrap Ideas, Tutorials

Happy Scrappy Note Cards

Create these gorgeous 'Happy Scrappy' one of a kind note cards in just a few simple steps! If you follow my blog, you may have noticed I have a bit of a thing for fabric scraps!!¬† I'll even use itty bitty teeny tiny pieces as I can't bear to throw any scraps away, so this… Continue reading Happy Scrappy Note Cards

Fabric Scrap Ideas, Tutorials

Fabric Scrap Flower Tags

How sweet are these tags?!!¬† With such pretty colours and fun fabrics, what's not to love about them??¬† You can make your own in a few easy steps. You will need: Fabric¬† Scraps (you will need pieces at least 10 inches long to make the flower bases) Scissors Thread Needle Pin (if you want to… Continue reading Fabric Scrap Flower Tags

Fabric Scrap Ideas, Tutorials

Fabric Scrap Flower Headband

I decided to tackle my overflowing fabric scrap basket (yeah, ok, BASKETS!!!) and thought I'd make my daughter a pretty headband.¬† This also served as a moment of inspiration for new possible items I could make for Peony Rose Handmade!     What You'll Need: Headband Fabric ¬†scraps Felt Scissors Glue - hot glue is… Continue reading Fabric Scrap Flower Headband

Fabric Scrap Ideas, Just For Fun

My Love Affair with Selvedge Edges

I have a weakness for selvedge edges.¬† Pure and simple.¬† Their pretty colours, prints and variety of texts used, sing out to me.¬† I love them so much, I'll admit that I sometimes buy fabric JUST to get my hands on those 'sew' darned cute selvedge's!! So this year I decided to challenge myself and… Continue reading My Love Affair with Selvedge Edges