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Most people get excited about a new car.. .yeah not me! 

But this beauty arrived today and it is so pretty!! 

(My other one conked out on Tuesday - its fixable- but I think I over-sewed on it!) 

Happy sewing!! 

I had lady ask last week how long it would take me to make 9 pairs of shorts and get them to America in time for her wedding on the 4th August! It was cutting it fine but I do like a challenge.... 🤓 All done in 3 days and posted this morning! ✅😰 Yay!

#projectwedding #...

Fellow sewing bees.... 🐝

My next batch of classes start on Tuesday 21st August. That's just 4 weeks away! 

2-4pm at Cartmel Village Hall. 
£15 per session. 

All you need is yourself, your sewing machine and some fabric! 

If you have always fancied sewing but don't have a...

If you're going to rise..You might as well SHINE! 

This sums up a Monday morning nicely. 

Why not start your Monday off with a bit of retail therapy? Or even just a nosey..

For all things Handmade and Made to order.....from my kitchen table.

SHOP NOW: www.thepinkflamingode...

I recently collaborated via Instagram with "EasterSharks" to make these London Tube Map print board shorts. 

Here they are, straight from Australia. 

They aren't ready to buy yet but as soon as they are, I'll let you know! 



July 20, 2018

Woohoo It's #Friday! 

SHOP NOW for all things #Handmade and #MadetoOrder.

#weekend #FriYAY #Fridayfeeling #shopping #Summer #smallbusiness #pinkflamingoshorts #festival #holiday #shorts 

Sewing Class no.5 

 Today we made Tea Cosies! ☕️😍

They were a challenge but put together all the skills we've learned over the past few weeks! They looked brill and we got there in the end - despite realising that no body likes bias binding! 

I went for a Vintage Floral...

Happy Wednesday! 

 You can't get a bad shade of pink - and here's a quick reminder of why that's true. 

The 5th photo in are sliced up Radish. And I never thought a radish could be so pretty! 

#onwednesdayswewearpink #wednesdaywisdom #photo #pink #fashion #style #flo...

H is for #Haberdashery...

Take a look at The Pink Flamingo Haberdashery for all things Sewing! 

From Buttons to Fabric remnants to cute Pom Pom Trims. There's everything you need to get you started. 



I stumbled upon this photo earlier this morning. 

It's not often I upload personal photos, but this one is a classic!


#FrenchBulldog #Photo #FamilyPhoto #Photobomb #GeorgetheFrenchie 

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