Leonie has written three articles for Sewing World over the last few months, in her capacity as Master Crafter ambassador for LoveYourClothes.org.uk.
A cute take on the easter bunny, this cushion was made using a selection of pre-loved textiles from the home; a well-worn pair of jeans that have become cuddly soft, a pretty discarded scarf and an old pillow that has lost its plumpness.
A stylish advent calendar for all ages, made using a selection of preloved textiles from the home; outgrown children’s clothes that you can’t bear to part with, a well-worn skirt, a no longer fashionable shirt, a threadbare tea towel and ladies top which might have become home to a moth!
"I've had a lovely day at the Sewing Shed today. It was better than a spa day as I am feeling relaxed and I learned some new skills too. Looking forward to my next visit very soon."