Well, it’s over. Germany won and deservedly so. Congratulations also to the Netherlands for their third place victory and my subsequent £6 win in the work sweepstake! But I know you’re all desperate to know how I got on with my WIPs and planned projects over the last four weeks. Not too bad actually! Less… Continue reading World Cup WIPs!
Oops. The idea was to use my beautiful Kona Bay fabrics to make a fabulous Boxy Pouch. I started off well, even quilting the outside to make it sturdier as the plan was to keep my sewing odds and ends in it to carry around with me and my projects. And then. It happened. I… Continue reading Unexpected results…..
I’ve been looking to make something new for our living room lately, and when I spotted two fat quarters of fabulous Moda Bonnie & Camille ‘April Showers’ fabric in my local haberdashery store I HAD TO BUY THEM and make a table runner. That was it, decision made! The colour theme for our living room… Continue reading Quilt-as-you-go Table Runner
The other day I sat down and read a blog by Attic 24. It turns out that it’s written by the wife of someone a friend of mine used to work with (complicated), which is completely by-the-by but I do like these little life connections! It’s a really lovely and interesting crochet blog that I… Continue reading Mandalitis!
I often make presents for friends for their birthdays or as house-warming gifts, but more often than not as gifts for the babies and children because I’ve reached ‘that’ age. It’s something I love to do, usually more than making things for me or my home! With all the beautiful crafts making a resurgence these days… Continue reading Labels and knitting bags