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  • 2019 10 Apr

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - APRIL 19

    • Apr 10, 2019

    ​Well done Anne for being awarded our latest Ministry Makes Winner! After attending Clone Your Closet, Anne went straight home and put what she had learnt into practise! I Thoroughly enjoyed the cloning workshop at the weekend, so on Sunday I had a practice and cloned this top from an old favourite.

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  • 2019 14 Mar

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - MARCH 19

    • Mar 14, 2019

    Well done Colette for being awarded our latest Ministry Makes Winner! Colette was VERY excited to show us the outfit she made for her son for World Book Day: he went dressed as "The Tiger who came to tea".

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  • 2019 07 Mar

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    MINISTRY MAKES A BODICE - PART ONE

    • Mar 07, 2019

    ​I have been meaning to re-visit my bodice block for a while now as the one I always use is a standard size which always needs a bit of tweaking when I use it to make a pattern…..and lets face it, who is a standard size?

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  • 2019 14 Feb

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - FEBRUARY 19

    • Feb 14, 2019

    Well done Martina for being awarded our latest Ministry Makes Winner! Martina has attended a number of our workshops, however, she made these two lovely items on her own and both are in a knit fabric so she gave herself a bit more of a challenge. Thank you for sharing the below pictures and information with us, I particularly like the polar bears.

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  • 2019 17 Jan

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    MINISTRY MAKES - January 2019

    • Jan 17, 2019

    The nights are cold and I love to be cosy in bed. Unable to find a pair of pyjamas in the shops with the neck, cuff and ankle finish I was looking for, I decided to make my own.

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  • 2019 14 Jan

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - JANUARY 19

    • Jan 14, 2019

    ​Well done India for being awarded our latest Ministry Makes Winner! We have loved having India on our workshops and are so glad she has shared her story below with us.

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  • 2018 18 Dec

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    LAMPSHADE REVIEW

    • Dec 18, 2018

    My lampshade was up as soon as I arrived home, encouraging my 3 year old daughter, Eva, to come up with her own interpretation!

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  • 2018 06 Nov

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - NOVEMBER 18

    • Nov 06, 2018

    Well done Rae for being awarded our latest Ministry Makes Winner! Rae already had some good basic sewing skills when she joined us for Dressmaking in a Day where she made this amazing lobster print garment.

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  • 2018 23 Oct

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - OCTOBER 18

    • Oct 23, 2018

    Uzma certainly has the sewing bug and there is no stopping her! She has been telling us how much she has been enjoying the workshops. We have really enjoyed having her attend and have pleasure in making her a Ministry Makes winner.

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  • 2018 05 Sep

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    MINISTRYMAKES WINNER - SEPTEMBER 18

    • Sep 05, 2018

    Lan attended our trouser making workshop in April and has accomplished a lot since then and in such a short time…..I think she has the sewing bug.

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