Making my millions….

I’ve started selling bits! I’ve so far put up two items to Folksy, just waiting for my millions to roll in! Well, that may not happen, but it would be lovely to start selling a few little bits here and there. I might even do a craft fair at some point. Who knows! The world … Continue reading

Bits and bobs

Just a little updatey post as I’m so slack at uploading stuff as I go along: we’ve been doing loads of crafting in the house so far this year, and even re-organised the crafting space to have room for more! Here’s a few bits and pieces below. The lovely monoprints of ladies were done by … Continue reading

We all scream for ice-cream

Found some projects for kids to do on Pinterest. (my kid’s crafts board on Pinterest is here) Fabric keyrings was one of them, so Alice and Evie made some icecreams! Mint choc chip and strawberry. Yum!

Fold-away bag… again

I know my last post was a fold-away bag… but I just had to put this one up too. Just look at that amazing fabric! The fabric was from The Makery in Bath and is a design from Kokka.

Fold-away bag

What I thought would be simple to make fold-away bag. Turns out it’s quite fiddly in places. When you’re not using it, it folds into a little draw string pouch that will fit nicely in your bag. The last image is looking down into the bag when it’s out and you can see the pouch … Continue reading

Pretty purse

Pretty little purse with a slightly bigger bottom. I’m sure there’s a technical term. I also thought I’d go for some slightly different lining than my usual black.

Crocheted cushion cover

     Crocheted with 8mm hook on Wendy Serenity Super Chunky yarn, Tarmac 1706. 50mm wooden buttons from The Makery in Bath, UK.

Mother’s Day

Pyrography

Needle cushion & some earrings

A small egg cup from a boot sale converted into a pin cushion with a bit of needle felting. The tape and the beads were from the Crafty Creatives box 8.