The Met Office tells us that spring is still six weeks away, but there are definite signs of life in London. I keep catching the scent of jasmine when I’m out and about. Crocus rings are in bud. Shops are replete with daffodils, and this morning I even managed to hang some washing on the line.
I sewed this peg bag five years ago (go see an early blog post about it here!) and it’s still going strong. It gives me joy every time I use it.
Seasonal sewing is about so much more than pattern releases. It’s a subtle shift in the frame of making. This bear is emerging from her cave! Right now, I have so many ideas buzzing that I’m struggling to arrange my sewing plans in an orderly fashion. Any tips for planning?
But first, I need to finish a project I’ve been working on for a couple of weeks. There’s a very definite deadline looming…