I wanted to make a little gift, so followed this tutorial to make a pencil case. I don’t want to give it away now!
The fabric is taken from a generously sized swatch from a Cath Kidston shop. The felt flower is from a kit that came with the last issue of Molly Makes. The interior is made from scraps of my rose print cotton dress, with a hidden detail of giant ric rac:
It’s all rather lovely. I wish it was mine.
I’m at the Royal Festival Hall today for a day’s writing. On the way here, I couldn’t resist stopping to be photographed with a stranger. Recognise him?