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Look What I Made: Clementine Dress

Look what I made! A dress! With the Clementine Dress pattern by my uber-talented friend Thouraya from Amelie and Atticus (she sews, crochets, cross-stitches, bakes, has three children and among other talents works full time!). This dress is a size four and … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Rainbow Vintage Sheet Quilt

This wee quilt now has a new home! I can’t keep all the quilts I make. Apparently. It’s a little, super soft baby quilt, play mat or lap quilt. Vital Stats: Finished size  – 82 x 82cm Quilt top – 36 squares cut from … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Favourites Vintage Sheet Quilt

I saved some of my very favourite prints for this queen size quilt. I really love it! I let it come together without too much planning. I put the quilt top centre together and added a large border of white … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Reversible Tote Bags

Bags are such fun little projects to sew, and my favourite way to use a little of my favourite fabrics. This pattern is one I’ve made seven or eight times. This gorgeous vintage floral was found by my friend Jess who promptly … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Pink, Yellow and Orange Vintage Sheet Quilt

This wee quilt was made for J & E’s second baby, a little girl! Three years ago I made a crochet blanket for her big brother so I went for a quilt rather than crochet this time. Welcome to the world sweet baby … Continue reading

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Vintage Sheet Fat Quarter Swap

Amelie and Atticus and Katie’s Kitchen Present: THE GREAT VINTAGE SHEET SWAP EXTRAVAGANZA! As lovers of vintage sheets, Thouraya and I have been planning a vintage sheet swap for a while and the time has come to share some vintage love … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: The Linen Cupboard Quilt

Some fabric is just so pretty you need to chop it all up, whip up a quilt and just sit and look at it. This fabric range is inspired by retro floral linen, so of course I love it. Finished quilt … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Vintage Sheet Quilt No.5

I’m excited! My biggest quilt to date, just for me! I’ve been collecting vintage sheet fabric for a few years now as you may have noticed; however they are getting harder to find around Sydney, and more expensive too. I’m just taken … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Vintage Sheet Quilt No.4

This one belongs to my number one fan, my nanna. Vital Stats: Finished quilt number ten Finished size – approx. 120cm x 120cm Quilt top – 16 squares cut from vintage sheets, purchased from local thrift shops, Etsy and some swapped with fellow vintage sheet … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Amelie Cape

This weekend I finally found time to do a little sewing! My clever friend Thouraya from Amelie and Atticus has just released her very cute Amelie Cape pattern so I whipped up a wee cape. I chose the 1-3 years size … Continue reading

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