Frustration, lost temper, success Yippee (well almost)

March 27, 2021
So 4 frustrating days in trying to set up a shop on this website. thank goodness for an excellent yola help desk.
Nearly there I can see the light at the end of the tunnel, I just hope its not a train coming the other way with its lights on!



March 20, 2021
“I will not buy any more fabric until I use up the stash I have at home,” 
I promised.. And then I laughed and laughed.

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Again so true (much to my husbands disgust!)

March 19, 2021
  • You can't buy happiness, but you can buy fabric, and that is pretty close.

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March 19, 2021
  • My soul is fed with needle and thread.

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Thomas Hood, ‘The Song of the Shirt’.

March 19, 2021
First published in 1843, ‘The Song of the Shirt’ 
Work! work! work!
While the cock is crowing aloof!
And work — work — work,
Till the stars shine through the roof!

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Free Tutorial

January 25, 2012
There is a free tutorial on my main blog for you to make a Stitched Fabric and Paper Book.
Pop over and have a go and do comment please.
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Valentines gifts

January 22, 2012

I have had a lovely time designing and making some beautiful gifts perfect for Valentines Day.
I have made some little fabric and paper stitched journals,Little Love Books,  all ready for you to add your notes too.

Each side of the paper , linen or calico pages is free machine stitched and text has been added.
24 sides in all. A pocket in back cover to pop in any special bits and pieces.

I will be doing a tutorial on this on my main blogspot in the future.
I have also been making some Love L...

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Cloth of Sancturary.

January 19, 2012

Cloth of Sancturary.
Sally Hutson MA 2005

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First Blog

January 19, 2012
Wow my first blog on my new website.
I hope to add interesting and inpiration ramblings on a regular basis for you here.
Things like :
  • Poems and quotes - that I find.
  • Images of my collections - I have lots of antique and vintage bags and purses and some super silk scarves to share with you.
  • Pictures of my work - new and retrospective stuff.
  • The odd photo of Chops the dog might creep in too- just for fun !
  • Anything that I find that might inspire me or you !

Heres a poem to get going ...

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