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Fat Quarter Inspiration

A Moment Of Monochrome: Inspiration

A Moment Of Monochrome: Inspiration

It's that time of the month again, where I get to spend a glorious few hours browsing all the gorgeous patterns and dreaming up lovely new garments!

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Harriet’s Fat Quarter Makes

Harriet’s Fat Quarter Makes

I used to be exactly the same, squirrelling away those little squares of loveliness in the hopes that one day I'd find something to do with them – lo and behold, that day has finally come! Here are some ideas of how you can use the ever so snazzy fat quarters that come in the Sew Hayley Jane boxes.

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Sail Away; Fat Quarter Inspiration

Sail Away; Fat Quarter Inspiration

I absolutely love this collection of fat quarters, they have me dreaming of a little bathroom re-styling project. I know, a nautical themed bathroom isn't exactly ground-breaking, but when it works, it works!

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Spring To Life: Fat Quarter Inspiration

Spring To Life: Fat Quarter Inspiration

Today however I thought I'd share a few ways you can use them in your dressmaking.

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Love Is Sweet: Fat Quarter Inspiration

Love Is Sweet: Fat Quarter Inspiration

I've been following Lucy from https://smileandmake.com/ over on Instagram for a while and have also been reading her blog for the last few months and I find her to be an incredibly inspiring person. I'll leave you to read more about her over on her website in her own words but she campaigns to raise money for The Brain Tumour Charity after sadly loosing her husband last year. As well as raising money for the charity through the Michael Barry Fund she also sews the most incredible, colourful, dresses I've ever seen... seriously they are gorgeous!

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