To be honest, my home is rather plain and unfashionable compared with what is presented in interior

design magazines. Nevertheless, it is warm and homey (and also a bit messy from time to time).

But most of all, it is personal because of all the handmade objects and keepsakes it contains.


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These little yellow creatures are simply awesome, and Bob is my very favourite one.

My felt version of him is based on a Minion pincushion pattern by Lady  Joyceley.

This wrist pincushion was a birthday present for my mum, who loves vibrant red poppies.

Red embroidery hoop with a pink seamstress silhouette

Wise words from a seamstress:

Sew your worries away.

Find the lovely girl's silhouette here.