6 Top Tips for Wrapping Up Your Sewing Alterations on Lockdown

Altered plum top by A Howse

Tip 1

Find some of your family's clothes that need basic mending and only simple repairs and tackle them sewing by hand in the garden. Alternatively enjoy […]

Sewing Simple Tote Bags for Handmade Presents

Personalised tote bag

It is simple to sew some personalised tote bags for your friends and family. These eco-friendly presents are sure to please them at any time of the year. Ideal for keeping in the car and in the hallway for trips to the market or grocery shops, these shoulder bags […]

Upcycle a Full Midi Length Silk Skirt into a Totally Unique Tunic Top

Silk top from left side

January is a great time of year to go through your wardrobe and have a good sort out.

Repairing, updating and altering your garments is better for the environment. 

Although it is tempting to hit the sales and stock up on more […]

How To Upcycle a Designer Skirt into a One Off Dress

Finished Dress with Interior Textiles

Buying second hand and vintage clothing like this colourful Pierre Cardin skirt is better for the environment.

It is worth re-cutting, customising and upcycling pieces you already own as it is a fun […]

New Wall Hanging Inspired by Spring Sunshine and Showers

Girl with Dog and Rainbow Wall Hanging by Amanda Howse

My latest hand made wall hanging is inspired by the Spring rainbows that brighten up the skies during the cool changeable weather we get in West Sussex well into May.

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Valentine’s day at Create Display

Detail of Shipshape Heart Hanger

This Valentine's Day weekend we had a warm welcome and a fresh look at Bosham Walk Art & Craft Centre. Everything is shiny andf ready for the local public and families visiting Sussex for the half term holidays.

Smelling extra sweet  throughout the cafe, pottery and all […]