Drawing with a Sewing Machine needle

I spent this last weekend on a course run by the amazingly talented Richard Box at Knutson Hall in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside. The course was run over three days, including evening sessions, so I have come back absolutely exhausted. However, I had the most amazing time. The place and its staff were so welcoming, the food was wonderful … More Drawing with a Sewing Machine needle

Candy Castle Patterns Peppermint Swirl Skirt

My absolute favourite skirt to make, and to watch girls swirl in, is this beautiful rainbow Peppermint Swirl skirt from Candy Castle Patterns. The skirts are amazing and every little girl loves spinning around in them and watching them fly. These skirts can be made in any colour using quality kona cotton fabrics to give bright … More Candy Castle Patterns Peppermint Swirl Skirt

Crayon rolls

When I started Sew Naomi back in 2013, I began by making crayon rolls. Crayon rolls are fabric rolls filled with crayons/pencils or pens. The crayons fit into little pockets and the flap covers the crayons to stop them from falling out. Just roll it up, tie up the ribbon, and then pop it in … More Crayon rolls