rachagainstthesewingmachine

a blog about my adventures in dressmaking, crochet, knitting and anything else i try to make.

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it turns out tuesdays are the best rag market days…

hi everyone!   I’m sorry I’ve been a bit quiet of late, my pretty-much-mother-in-law got married a couple of days ago and I’ve been spending lots of time with her making things like a table plan, 15 button holes, putting 50 favour bags together… you know, all that fun wedding craft! I loved it and it just makes me want to get married so I can make lots of lovely

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fabric shopping in london

after hearing all the hype about goldhawk road’s fabric shops, I decided to take a trip to the capital to see what it was all about. I mentioned to my mom (patron saint of sewing help) that I was going to go down, and she decided to come too. I’m glad she did, it was nice to have someone to say “ooo I love this!” to. I wasn’t disappointed! there’s

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