Cast your mind back and you might remember the
Sheila Bownas archive - a collection of over 200 designs dated from the 1940s through to the 1980s, gradually and imaginatively being reissued. The new West Riding collection is proof of that.
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Could do with some colourful cheer in your life?
Ikea's new Önskedrom collection - featuring the designs of illustrator Olle Eksell - will provide an abundance of that.
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Some time back we flagged up the Mad Men dress course run by Lisa Comfort. Since then, she has produced a first book of crafting ideas, with Sew Over It Vintage also on the racks soon.
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Keen sewers will have no doubt searched through a few
vintage McCall's patterns in their time. The wealth of the McCall's archive has been utilised for these postcards and notebooks.
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Does your new year resolution involve doing more crafting this year? Some stylish encouragement can come with the purchase of this
clouds radio sewing basket from Cath Kidston.
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