And Sew We Craft Together Linky Party {August 5th}

Happy Wednesday! I can’t believe that it’s already WEDNESDAY! And AUGUST too! This year is just going way to fast. Mister Darcy will be one before I know it.

Anyway, let’s get down to business.

This weeks featured links are:

I LOVE this open wide pouch from Quilting Mod

What's A Selvedge - Header Text

This post from Chrissie D has made me want to start keeping more of my selvedges!

And I thought it was really funny that Jodie linked up this post last week because I’d pulled out the same blocks last week to try and get my Easy as ABC’s quilt finished too. 


 So tell me what have you been crafting. Or even better, SHOW ME! Link them up below.

Please, please, PLEASE don’t just link and run. Visit at least TWO links and share the comment love x

  • Link up your projects, crafts or recipes (you can submit up to 2 links) If linking to your blog please link directly to your post and not just to you home page. Don’t forget that you can also link up Instagram posts too.
  • Visit at least 2 other links that take your fancy and show some comment love.
  • We would love it if you to grabbed the linky party button.
  • Please also include a link to And Sew We Craft in your post.
  • Please don’t just link up a random post. It needs to be something handmade or a how to type post.
  • This part is optional: Share, Pin, Tweet, Google + about our fab And Sew We Craft Together Linky Party! The more the merrier, right?!
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Summer Vacation Travel Scrapbooking Kit

Summer vacation travel scrapbook

My husband will probably roll his eyes when he sees that I pack this, but I’ve made up a summer vacation travel scrapbooking kit for me to document our little getaway later this month. We’re headed to the beach for a few days, and now that I’ve been experimenting with more ways to be creative, […]

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{Reader Tutorial} Crochet Summer Top Free Pattern


If you want to try crochet pattern for experienced crocheters, then this pattern is for you! This beautiful and romantic top looks like a rose and is made using lace tapes. Learn how to crochet this top and you can easily make a tunic and even one of Dolce&Gabbana’s dresses. Find out how over at […]

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{Reader Tutorial} How to add ruffles to a plain sun suit bib


Add adorable ruffles around a bib front of an otherwise plain sun suit pattern. This tutorial from DIY Crush shows you step by step what to do. Even comes with ruffle strip measurements and formula.   Find out how over at DIY Crush:

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{Reader Tutorial} Lace Applique Brooches


Learn how to make an easy yet pretty brooch with lace and appliques with Anna of Strawberry Butterscotch.   Find all the details here:

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Road Trip Mini Album


Last month, my family and I packed up our camper trailer and pointed ourselves north, in search of adventure and warmer days (not listed in order of importance!!). One thing I love to do for longer trips is document them separately from our main family Project Life album, and my go-to is a mini-album based […]

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Bee Block Catch Up #thebeehivequilts

wanta fanta quilt block beehive quilts

    I was SOOO behind in the bee blocks for my#thebeehivequilts bee group. So much so that this week I finally finished May’s block. Yes! You read right, MAY! I had started it before I went on holidays recently, but made a boo-boo so didn’t get it finished until earlier this week.   With that block […]

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How to Back Stitch

How to do Backstitching - seen first on

This is one of those stitches where there is a right way to do it and there is the way to make it easier for you. I will teach you both though they aren’t mutually exclusive. Sometimes the wrong way is just the better way particularly if you don’t want to waste thread. Back stitch […]

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{Retreat Update} A Quick Question

And Sew We Craft Creative Retreat

  Our weekend is all booked and secured for the 3rd-5th of June 2016 but we are a little short on numbers at present so I’m just wanting to get a show of hands for people that ARE interested in attending but just can’t commit this far out.   So could you either comment here […]

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And Sew We Craft Together Linky Party {July 29th)


Happy Wednesday! So by now you guys should know that I am in love with everything crochet so it’s no surprise that this weeks featured links are all about crochet:     How gorgeous are the colours in this doily pillow from Hip to Crochet?  I’m loving this ‘funky fifties’ blanket from Happy in Red.  […]

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