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Johnston Collection Christmas

The Johnston Collection Christmas exhibition ‘Twas the Night before Xmas’ is up and running so it is now okay I think to put up photos of the items I made to contribute to the front hallway. 485 more words

Hand Embroidery

A Beaded Star, Or Two

I was perusing the shelves of my local Colemans stationary shop the other day (looking for a quickie glue pen) and I stumbled across some little wire frames onto which beads could be threaded. 324 more words

Handmade Christmas

Mmmmmm......Coffee!!! (And Creative Chaos)

Lovely, scrummy, rich tasting coffee! *slurp* :-D :-D :-D

I am feeling slightly virtuous :-P as the 2 parcels got posted today and my list of gifts to make/finish has dwindled considerably :-) … 575 more words

General Chaos

What's on the Needles...Start, Middle, and End

When I first started knitting about 10 years ago, I would only have one project on the needles at a time.  I would work doggedly until my current project was finished, including blocking, seaming and weaving in all the ends, before I would even consider starting on a new project.  455 more words


Free Skull Beading Chart (and ramblings, yeah!)

As it turns out, I had to get surgery in the last week of November, with an expected recovery period of 4 months, which left me lying in bed with too much free time and nothing to do but read and dream. 301 more words