pretty things handmade in Pembrokeshire
Magatha Bagatha

Maggie

I've got one husband and two daughters and we live on a smallholding in Pembrokeshire. I make pretty little sewn things under the business name Magatha Bagatha.

Who doesn’t love their hot water bottle? It’s so very comforting to get into bed with something warm to cuddle – ideal for back or shoulder pain, or just to take the chill off your cotton sheets. I… Continue reading

It’s nearly Christmas, and I have no idea how! Yesterday, surely, it was summer, the hottest and sunniest for ages and we were warm and surrounded by flowers and butterflies. Now though, there’s a nip in the air and the… Continue reading

“Delicious autumn!” wrote George Eliot, “my very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.” I’m not sure I’d go that far – I do like… Continue reading

I love autumn, but it does take some getting used to. I have been in denial for a couple of weeks now, getting dressed in the morning for summer and then having to go back a few times and add… Continue reading

Well it’s the summer holidays. All parents will know how it goes, you sit down to do something important (like sewing) and someone will yell: “Muuuuuuuuuum!”

My sewing room is now a pile of WIPs and UFOs (that’s work in… Continue reading

One of the things I do to start my sewing days is to work on a current project that I see as a bit of a treat. It usually is something that teaches me new skills or some aspect of… Continue reading