Hi! Well, I haven’t been doing any sewing recently because 10 weeks ago my sewing machine went poof! There was no smoke, no bang and no sizzling noise, just a little pop! and then . . . nothing 🙁 To cut a long story short, I took it to the very worst place this side of the moon to get it fixed, it is still not fixed, and now I have resorted to contacting the Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline to get help on what to do next. It’s all very upsetting, however some people have been very helpful; a friend lent me her sewing machine and another repairman who I usually use also offered me the use of a machine! So the whole thing has dampened my enthusiasm and now that the weather has turned a little cooler as well, my dreams for a funky new summer dress have faded *sniff* *sniff* !
Right! That’s enough of the bad news! Onto the good 😀