Category Archives: shopping online

Operation Make Life Easier

I have embarked on what I’m calling ‘Operation Make Life Easier’. I have too much on my plate at the moment, so I’ve decided to cut some corners on the less-fun stuff. Hopefully we can reduce our load a smidgen. … Continue reading

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Oliver + s haul

I love Oliver + s patterns. They’re classic and adorable all at once, and they’re easy to follow. Unfortunately, they’re rather expensive here in Australia and our local fabric store doesn’t always stock the complete range. Imagine how happy I … Continue reading


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The quest for the perfect button

I have terrible trouble finding buttons I like. It’s frustrating to put lots of thought and effort into knitting or sewing a garment, only to be thwarted at the last stage of finishing. The selection available at our local fabric … Continue reading

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