My name is Helen Newton and I am based in Cheshire in the UK. Fabric is my passion and I love to create beautiful yet practical items from designer and vintage fabrics. Lilly*Blossom was formed in ...
My name is Helen Newton and I am based in Cheshire in the UK. Fabric is my passion and I love to create beautiful yet practical items from designer and vintage fabrics. Lilly*Blossom was formed in 2007 to share my enthusiasm for creating wonderful handmade possessions to be proud of.
The Lilly*Blossom collection of sewing and craft guides have been created with beginners in mind. Each one has easy to folllow step-by-step instructions in straight forward language, illustrated with lots of close up photographs.
My aim is to inspire you to create something beautiful and original. No advanced sewing experience is necessary to complete any these projects, just some basic sewing equipment, your favourite fabric and a keenness to have a go! See how easy it is to make a wonderful handmade gift for someone special.
My tutorial will show you how to make traditional, stitched, double sided Flag Bunting/party banner that will last for years. Create an heirloom that comes out at every family occasion!
It's quick and easy to add a touch of English Country charm to your party.
Suitable for a beginner. This tutorial is 16 pages long with full instructions, close up photographs of every step with simle text and a template for you to print, cut out and use (full size)
Creat the perfect finishing touch for a wedding marquee, use pure white cotton fabric or colours that coordinate with the wedding theme. Line the aisle or surround the gardens.
This method is ideal for recycling vintage fabrics, offcuts and remants from your fabric collections. You can mix and match plain coloured fabrics, flowers with stripes and dots or go for pastel coloured cotton... the possiblilties are endless and each time they look completely different.