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Sewing machine issues!

Sewing machine issues!

This week my wonderful little bundle of joy has discovered the foot pedal of my sewing machine and what a fun noise it makes when she presses it, aaarrrrgh!Cue five days of trying to find a local repair shop that is happy to work on my machine and giving up. So I...

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An(other) introduction to Melliapis

It’s about time for me to do another intro post; I have been making slings for over 8 years and in that time, I have made well over a thousand slings and baby carriers; but lots of things have changed in that time. I've had two more children, bought and renovated a...

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Summer ring slings

Summer is almost here and the weather up in (normally rainy) Manchester has been glorious, and it has inspired me to post about our muslin ring slings. Some gorgeous new fabrics have just arrived and they're available to buy right now...

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Hello lovely people

Hello lovely people

I'm trying to show more about the hands behind Melliapis, please be kind, writing is not my forte! As well as making slings and carriers I have a number of other hobbies; crochet, drum and bass music, painting, reading and my most recent one is houseplant gardening,...

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