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Jelly Clips coming soon to Red Brolly!

Jelly Clips-Coming Soon to Red Brolly!

  Jelly Clips are gorgeous little purse clasps. THE latest accessory. Just in time for you to make as gifts for Christmas. In all the hot new Jelly- bright colours! Great idea for yourself, teenagers or kids! Hold on to your hats- they'll be in the Red Brolly store at the end of June! Three gorgeous sizes. Small, medium … [Read More...]

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Cooking with kids | Homemade stuffed Pizza pockets

It was a rainy weekend here just recently and the little terrors  ...darlings were looking for something to do. We poked around in the pantry and fridge and came up with homemade stuffed Pizza … [Read More...]


How to bind an embroidery hoop and set it up correctly for stitching.

Do you struggle keeping your stitches even? Have you ever wondered why your fabric keeps slipping and doesn't seem to remain taut for long? Do you know how to load an embroidery hoop correctly? You … [Read More...]


Pinwheel stitch- Hand embroidery tutorial

The pretty pinwheel easy! If you can blanket stitch- you can stitch a pinwheel. Pinwheels are part of the blanket stitch family. The stitch can be sometimes known as the spoke stitch, … [Read More...]

Fabulous Tilda Give-Away.

Fabulous Tilda Give-Away.

I thought it was time for another Fabulous Tilda Give-Away. The Brand New Painting Flowers Range of fabrics has just been released. And they are absolutely gorgeous! I just want to … [Read More...]


Hoopla! Handy tips and hints for using embroidery hoops

Hoop-la!! Today we are going to have you "jumping through hoops" as we take a closer look at embroidery hoops and how the correct hoop can be beneficial for improving your embroidery. There … [Read More...]


Embroidered Fabric Heart Bouquet

It's all about hearts this week in Red Brolly. We've been playing around with the lovely Tilda fabric. Have you seen the latest range? It's very pretty. These pretty little embroidered love … [Read More...]


Raising chickens | Tips for setting up a roadside stall

  It's been awhile since I've done a chicken post. I've had a few visits with Mr. Fox which has been devastating, but hopefully we've solved the problem of our latest … [Read More...]


Trend Alert! Having a whale of a time!

We are just loving the whale trend at the moment. It makes a nice change from the forest woodland theme. These majestic gentle giant sea creatures just look so cute! And we had a whale of a time … [Read More...]


The perfect breakfast for Mother’s Day

Good morning to all of you wonderful, hard-working, talented and crafty Mothers! It's Mother's Day. Today is your day and we hope that in some way you get a bit of spoiling- you deserve it. And if … [Read More...]

create perfect applique circles

Create perfect applique circles

  Ever wondered how to get a perfect circle when you applique? It's very easy. There's nothing worse than a circle with little "bumps" and "pokey" bits around the edges...yuck! This … [Read More...]

Stitchers Dream Day Out

Stitchers Dream Day Out.

    I've been working on some ideas for Marion's Stitchers Dream Day Out this Year. Marion has a gorgeous shop in Highfields, just outside Toowoomba in … [Read More...]


Our most popular projects for Mothers Day

It's Mother's Day this Sunday and we thought that you might like an inspirational round-up of some our most popular projects according to you. Just click on the links to go to the original posts to … [Read More...]


Lemon sour cream pound cake with lemon syrup glaze

Pound cakes were the cakes made by our mothers, our grandmothers and our great-grandmothers. The name "pound" cake is referred to as a cake that was traditionally made with a pound of each of the 4 … [Read More...]


Celebrate International Mother Goose day

Here's a sweet little embroidery hoop project. It's quick, it's simple and you can make it in about an hour, and as Friday was International Mother Goose day we thought we would celebrate one of her … [Read More...]