Suffolk puff crazy!

One of my long standing projects is making a colourful throw for my little lady’s bed. I am making it out of Suffolk puffs as we Brits call them or as Americans call them Yo-yos. A Suffolk puff is a circle of fabric sewed around the edge and then drawn up into a little bag and then flattened.

sewing kit1 -Lilibet Stanley

I love how easy I can pick up and put down this project at a moment’s notice. I have got a little sewing box that goes with me wherever I go. It is full of fabric circles ready to sew and already made suffolk puffs. I really do not like wasting time so I can happily sew in the park or watching ballet lessons!

pile of suffolk puffs-Lilibet Stanley

I have been busy sewing lots of colourful squares. Now I need to sew a large pile of white cotton circles in preparation for  sewing all the squares together to create my throw. It’s really starting to look really fresh and colourful.

Until next time.

Lilibet x

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