Category: accessories

Botanica Floral Zip Purse - LBG Studio Double Zip Pouch - Holm Sown

Botanica Floral Zip Purse {LBG Studio The Double Zip Pouch}

A quick post today to try and ease me back into the swing of blogging!  This is a zip pouch I sewed for my sister-in-laws Christmas present.  She saw mine back in November and oohed and ahhed over it so I thought I’d make her one in the exact same fabric as mine! Fabric: Outer […]

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Quilted Pot Holders - Papillon Owls | 2 | Holm Sown

Quilted Potholders – a quick gift

What to sew when you need a gift in a hurry?  Quilted potholders are always near the top of the list for me.  These ones are destined to be gifted to my neighbour who kindly extended a dinner invitation for her birthday. They are fat quarter friendly and one fat quarter will make two potholders […]

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Noodle-head Divided Basket - Millie Fleur Line Drawings Canvas | filled | Holm Sown

Noodle-head Divided Basket – Millie Fleur Canvas

I’m a big fan of Anna Graham’s (AKA Noodle-head) patterns.  They are designed and written in such a way that you really do get the best possible finish which I really love.  This is the Divided Basket which is available as a PDF on her website and is rated for an advanced beginner.  This is […]

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Genoa Tote Bag Workshop - Learn to Sew | Holm Sown

Tote Bag Workshop

I’ve just put the finishing touches to the samples for the upcoming Tote Bag Workshop so I thought I’d share them with you.  There are still some spaces if you’d like to come along and learn how to make your own tote bag. For me, this tote bag has everything I need – a nice […]

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Christmas Stanley Tree | Sewaholic Patterns | Holm Sown

Sewaholic Stanley Trees for Christmas

Have you started your Christmas sewing yet?  I’m terrible for leaving everything to the last minute so this year I’m making a concerted effort not to.  These fun decorations are made using the Stanley Tree pattern from Sewaholic.  This is a free pattern which is even better, and includes full step-by-step instructions and pattern pieces […]

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Yorkshire Tweed Tote Bag | Holm Sown

Yorkshire Tweed Tote Bag

I made this tweed tote bag in the summer as a birthday present for my friend.  The good news is that it is nice and quick to sew (although Amy if you are ready this, I toiled away for hours on it ;)) For once my last-minute sewing paid off as she turned up in […]

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Crossbody Gatherer Bag // Rain Walk Ripple Canvas // Holm Sown

Crossbody Gatherer Bag

Another one of my Christmas makes today – the Crossbody Gatherer Bag.  This is a free pattern designed by the talented Anna Graham of Noodle-head, for Robert Kaufman.  You can get the pattern here – all you need to do is print out a few pages and you’re ready to go! Since this bag was […]

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Quilted Hot Water Bottle Cover // Holm Sown

Quilted Hot Water Bottle Cover

Yesterday I shared the embroidered felt hot water bottle cover that we made and I mentioned some quilted ones that I’d made for Christmas presents last year.  As luck would have it, I still had one left over that I hadn’t gifted (and haven’t used myself…yet!) so I thought you might like to see it […]

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Embroidered Felt Hot Water Bottle // Holm Sown

Embroidered Felt Hot Water Bottle Cover

With the clocks changing and the leaves beginning to fall off the trees, I don’t know about you, but I’m loving the cosiness of a hot water bottle at night. Last Christmas I made quilted hot water bottle covers for presents, so for this year’s Gift Guide I thought it might be nice to try […]

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