The Daily Stitch


Christmas Eve mitred napkin tutorial

Light a Candle Canvas in Multi from Rashida Coleman-Hale‘s Moonlit collection has been a favourite of mine since the collection was first revealed. I love how the bright colours pop against the linen background and the beauty in the uncomplicated design. I think it’s a perfect fit for these simple napkins that I sewed up as a birthday […]
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Tutorial: Spring tea towels

A stack of pretty ric rac spools caught my eye in the shop and I decided to use them in a springtime update on this tea towel tutorial! Whip up a set of these pretty tea towels as a hostess gift or to brighten up your own kitchen. In Easter egg-inspired pastels, sweet ric rac […]
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A bolt of 100% linen just arrived in the shop. I’m so used to sewing with linen blends I forgot how gorgeous proper linen is! This is yarn-dyed Waterford Linen from Robert Kaufman and it’s really quite silky and has a lovely hand and drape. The project I thought of immediately was the Thanksgiving linen […]
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Fabric scraps nesting baskets

We did a handmade Christmas Eve gift exchange this year with some of my family. Ed and I didn’t actually get our gifts in the post to the States in time. Everything we did this year was last minute. In fact our cards haven’t even gone out (some English wife I’m turning out to be!) […]
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Revealed! The Miscellany table runner

I’m so excited to be able to finally show off the Miscellany table runner I made for my mum for Christmas. I gave it to her last week when we were home for Thanksgiving so it could be used. I could not be more pleased with how it turned out and she loves it too! […]
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