2018

At the beginning of 2017 I wrote a blog about my goals for the year. I thought it would be good to look back and see what I have achieved (or failed in most cases) and set up my goals for 2018. So my goals for 2017 were: House: To buy a house with my … Continue reading 2018

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Featured -Customer Spotlight

So excited to tell you that Boola Made has been featured on Wunderlabel's blog as part of their Customer Spotlight!!  Have a look at the post here! Exciting!! Boola x

Handmade Flamingo Dress

When deciding on my next sewing project I would normally choose a sewing pattern and would then buy the fabric to suit. However I went on a little trip into town and made the mistake of going into the haberdashery in John Lewis. I saw this lovely soft flamingo fabric on sale and I just … Continue reading Handmade Flamingo Dress

Handmade Wedding Outfit

Back in May we had a family wedding and I decided to give myself the challenge of making my own dress. I was not sure which pattern to go for and it took a while and a lot of searching on the internet to find the right one. I finally settled on a Simplicity pattern … Continue reading Handmade Wedding Outfit

My September Makes and October Aims

Hello October! September has been so busy with buying a house and applying for uni that I haven't really had the chance to sew as much as I would like, but thought I would run through some of the projects I have been working on (I have only managed to complete a few). I am … Continue reading My September Makes and October Aims

Im Back!

So I haven't posted on my blog in a while as it has been a very busy few months, but after reading a few other blogs and watching some vlogs I am all motivated again! I can not wait to get back into it. Instead of setting a schedule and trying stick to it, like … Continue reading Im Back!

Keepsake Quilt

Since the beginning of this year I have sewn so many different items including, keepsake bears, lions and bunnies, a dress, a cushion cover and I have started a skirt. However my biggest challenge to date is the keepsake quilt I have finally completed. I love sewing and sew every chance I get, so combining … Continue reading Keepsake Quilt

Baby Dress

I love sewing and have done several projects in the past, a beanbag, quilts and a skirt, but have never made anything for someone else. So I thought I would give myself a challenge and make my baby niece a little dress and matching pants outfit. I made this dress last year but thought I … Continue reading Baby Dress

Handmade Cushion Cover

A few days ago I decided to spend my morning making a personalised cushion cover. I shared a picture of the finish item on Instagram and Facebook and promised I would write a post on how I made it ... so here it is! The cushion cover only took me an hour and a half from … Continue reading Handmade Cushion Cover

Cricut Explore Air

In February I turned 27 and the gift I received from my parents was a crafters ultimate tool! The Cricut Explore Air! Everyone who has seen this gadget in action has been amazed. I have now had a few months to play with the Cricut machine and I love it!! It took a while to … Continue reading Cricut Explore Air