A perfect gift for her – Gorgeous luxurious and personalised bathrobe

Who says a gift can’t be thoughtful, stylish and comfortable all at once? Here’s the answer! Here is the perfect gift for the trend-setting fashionista. This is the gift for someone who loves simplicity, elegance and luxury. The bathrobe is personalised with a name, pet name, nick name, screen name or personal brand etc embroidered […]

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

This project requires little or no sewing! Here is a very quick tutorial 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 […]

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 […]

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Up close and personalised towel gift with a message

First a personalised bathrobe, now a luxurious absorbent bath sheet boldly personalized to make an awesome gift. This luxurious monogrammed 100% Egyptian cotton towel has been designed as gift-with-a-message to add a touch of glamour to any bathroom with these.   To order the bespoke personalised towel as a boxed wrapped gift, contact me on Twitter or Facebook. […]

Personalised baby blankets

Just thinking of you…   The perfect gift to welcome a new baby home. This personalised baby blanket is available in snugly lovely subtle colours, ready to wrap baby comfortably. The blanket can be personalised with a theme, a name, a date, a message or whatever would mean so much to the baby in future. […]


Brown monogram clutch

Personalised brown suede tone on tone monogrammed clutch

This is a custom made brown monogrammed brown suede clutch I made recently to hold everyday essentials like the ipad mini, iPhone, lip sticks, et al. The clutch is made from suede embroidered with an initial as a custom monogram of the same colour to give a tone on tone all over effect. With matching […]

‘The Shadow’ – no one ever sees his face..

Introducing The Shadow, a hustler through and through. The ‘Shadow’ is an embroidered illustration depicting the challenges of living in a metropolitan city during times of great economic challenges. The Shadow is someone who has had to draw on his inner resources and creativity to make the most of the available opportunities (or to create them!) […]

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Never will your breakfast guests run away with your tea set!

  Tea set walking away with your guests? Never fear, a quick simple solution is available. Or do you really really want to impress your next tea guess?   This tip will really set your breakfast table alight. Here is a fun sticker I made for a personalised tea service. I made the vinyl decal stickers with […]

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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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 […]