Sewing has always been common in our household. When I was learning to sew, my mum would tell me that when she was little, her mum (my lovely granny) would make her unpick any stitching which wasn’t straight.
Granny never did this to me when I was doing sewing projects with her, but it was probably the fear that I might have to unpick my work that made me sew in a straight line!
The main things I darn are socks, tights and jumpers. My socks and tights get holes mostly in the toes, and the jumpers start to unravel around the cuffs.Read More