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Sew simple

Feature and styling Sophie Holt

You will need

● 12 12.7cm pre-cut squares, £2.27 per set of three, Craft Shapes ● 50cm medium weight quilt wadding ● scissors ● hot glue gun ● two packs ● Decopatch pink and gold lace paper, £3.80 each, Hobbycraft Decopatch glue varnish, £6.50 per 100g, Hobbycraft ● paint brush ● The Craft Cotton Co Changing Seasons Leaf fat quarter fabric pack, £7, Hobbycraft ● pins ● sewing machine and thread ● four 50mm brass butt hinges, 59p each, Wilko ● PSB 18 LI-2 Ergonomic drill, £100, Bosch ● screwdriver ● ● Darice mini craft sticks, £2 per 250, Hobbycraft ● pink paint ● scrap of felt ● 75cm ribbon

As the saying goes, a place for everything and everything in its place – and with this handy storage idea you’ll always have somewhere to tidy away those little bits and bobs that collect in the bottom of your sewing bag. Untie the ribbon and allow the box to expand outwards, displaying everything you need to get stitching right away.

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