Chunky in the making

chunky fluffy keyring tutorial

Here is a handmade gift that looks good and is really useful too. Make this keying for as a gift for your friend who never finds her keys in that big bags of hers! It’s fluffy, its bold, its visible and it looks nice with your keys on it. I have made so many of […]


Get up, keep moving

It’s time to get up and keep moving…. Tweet me your awesome uplifting #quotes @stitichranconteur. #handwriting for #inspiration #keepmoving #inspiredtooutperform

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I can't give up just yet!

You can’t give up just yet

I can’t give up just yet neither should you! Tweet me your awesome uplifting #quotes @stitichranconteur. #handwriting for #inspiration


Make a versatile ankara bow tutorial in 5 minutes or less!

A quick and easy project to make from scrap fabrics (hint – it can even be done with no sewing at all). Best of all it can be done in less than 5 minutes. A few ways you can use the bow: Neck tie on a t-shirt Hair bow. How long does it take to make the […]

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Sweet in Pink

Hey curvies! Smart work-wear just the way you want it. 1

A simple dress to achieve the smart look-at-work while looking good and feeling great at work. I made this chic three-quarter sleeved jersey dress in cool grey, with a sweet heart neckline and fully lined. The shoulder princess cut with pink embroidered detail to give a curve flattering look. Useful information Material: Grey jersey with taffeta […]


Black t shirt with flamingo skirt

A made-by-me skirt to for the casual after-work but classy look. The lined maxi skirt hugs the curves just up to the knees and then flares nicely all the way to the floor at the back. It cascades from the knee to the floor in front, making the skirt open up to show a hint […]

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1-Green ankara clutch

Being creative or just OTT (over the top)?

This is one of those time when I co creatively Over The Top (OTT). I am one of those people that given the means and availability will coordinate from head to toe. From hat, scarf, necklace, bags to shoes if possible.  I even try to colour coordinate my glasses. Sewing has really help me to […]