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New Nursery Decor for a Special Little Boy…..


A beautiful new nursery decor for a special little boy…

Chrissie chose new beautiful ranges of fabric before Master P was born – this stunning Backyard Baby Range from Michael Miller and the pink Wee Wanderer also from Michael Miller. We didn’t know what gender their new addition was going to be – so creating could not start before Master P arrived.

The order was :  fitted sheet, flat sheet, bunting and 2 cushion covers.

So the week master P arrived I ordered this gorgeous fabric range, and when it arrived – it is even more gorgeous in person <3.  The fabric has a beautiful soft feel to it.



The first cushion cover is square, and just lent itself to some fussy cutting beside the polka dots.  Chrissie had sent me a text during the week, and used Paddy instead of Patrick – so I decided to machine embroider this gorgeous “pet” name to the cushion.  ON the second cushion I found this teal ribbon with polka dots at Spotlight while going through fabric – and thought it would be a perfect match and it was !!.

The fitted sheet and flat sheet were made from the polka dots – giving the nursery decor lots of colour for a sweet little boy.



The bunting has 15 flags and is double sided.  I used an Ash Blue for Patrick’s name and machine applique’d the name to the front flag !  It looks so good in his room all together.

With the spare fabric – I created a cot sized pillowcase for when he is older.

I feel very honoured to have been entrusted with this creation.  Bringing a newborn baby home to their new nursery that you have spent HOURS contemplating and designing  is such a special time for all parents…

Enjoy <3 <3

This is just one example of how Sewn by Leanne creates Nursery Decor to suit your needs.

Have a great day.




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Collaborate for a Cause 2015


Collaborate for a Cause 2015 is almost here !!

It is an Online Charity Auction on the 24-26th July 2015 on Facebook.

The Online Handmade Community collaborate once a year, to produce an amazing Online Auction with Fabulous items from your favourite Small Businesses. Each collaboration is able to choose the Charity that ALL proceeds from the Auction are given to. We have chosen the Melanoma Institute Australia – in Sydney. They use their amazing skills to research the treatment and cure of Melanoma.  A Cancer that has touched most families here in Australia.

This year Sewn by Leanne has teamed up with The Oz Material Girls, and are creating a beautiful Little Girls Nursery Set :  Sorbet Dreams !!

Combining A stunning 50″ Square Cot Quilt, Bunting and a Stunning 20″ Cushion Cover to match.

The Fabric we have chosen is Petit Fleur by Fabric Freedom – gorgeous pinks, yellows, greys and teals……


Here is the work in progress so far…….. sewnbyleanne_collaborate2015_binding

The Quilt Design is based on the Traditional “Bird in the Air” block.  I have Quilted in Swirls to soften all the pointy triangles !  And of Course it will be bound  with Stripes !! (My Favourite).



To match this Quilt, I have made a stunning Heart Cushion (20″ square).  The front of the Cushion has been Pieced and Quilted using gorgeous Aurifil thread (white, yellow, grey, teal and pink!).  The bunting will make make a lovely accent on a nursery wall in the same fabric, using 9 flags !

This Collaboration will be available to bid on the 24th July !!  Mark the date in your diary – as there are sooooo many participants this year – there is bound to be something to bid on, while helping others in need at the same time !



See you there, and Im sure you will hear loads more about this great event beforehand !!

Leanne x



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Preschool Sheet sets

These Preschool sheet sets have been popular over the last two months.

The standard sets include a cot sized pillowcase, fitted sheet and bag to store these in.  With each set I personalise the bag and the pillowcase.  Your child will always know which mattress is theirs with these lovely sheet sets.


As you can see I appliqué your child’s name to the pillowcase and the bag.  This set includes a cot sized Doona cover (120x100cms) as Harry isn’t quite ready for day care yet.  I have used the les monsiuers Michael Miller Fabric which is beautiful and soft.  The Doona cover is closed with a zip at the base for ease of use and versatility.  I love this fabric as it includes solo many vehicles for the boys – rockets, racing cars and planes,  but unfortunately it is getting quite hard to find in Australia :-(.

I have made many preschool sheet sets for the girls, but this latest one is one of my favourites.  Also made from one of my favourite fabric designers Tanya Whelan.


Again this set includes a fitted sheet, personalised pillowcase and drawstring bag.  In addition my customer asked for a flat sheet to match.  Pink and Hearts (what more could we need on Valentine’s day).

These Preschool sheet sets are versatile and practical, but Beautiful and Unique as well.  If you would like additions to your set just message or email me and let me know !!

A standard Preschool sheet set includes:

  • Cot sized Fitted Sheet
  • Cot sized pillowcase – personalised
  • Drawstring carry bag – personalised

Also Available :

  • Matching Flat sheet
  • Cot Doona cover (120x100cm) with zipper closure.

These sets are designed and Created by myself, so just let me know if you would like any other additions or alterations and I will let you know if these are possible.

These and all other Sewn by Leanne Products are available at and

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