Popped the cork!

Well, it's arrived and I wasted no time to have a go at making something with it.

It is soft and easy to manipulate. One fear I had, was that I might need to invest in special sewing machine feet or similar, in order to use a standard machine - but this proved unfounded - my sewing machines coped with it perfectly well. You can press it (lightly) but to maintain a clean edge it does require top-stitching.

I did make a few silly mistakes (as usu