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A handful of time

I don’t know how long it took to produce this checkerboard of tatting.  Maybe it was destined to cover the front of a small pillow, that would have already been covered in some contrasting fabric?  26 more words

Tactless Observations

Church Dolls, Pew Babies, Handkerchief Dolls

When I browse antique malls, treasure-junk stores, or find a small auction, I look for hand-made or hand-embroidered handkerchiefs. Though I don’t have a well trained eye for needle craft and can’t always be sure a piece isn’t machine made, I have a deep appreciation for women’s work and for their (our) customs. 182 more words

Tatted Blue Necklace with flower design

So I am tatting a blue necklace with a flower design, however I am having a hard time with it because it is curving way to early than it is supposed to. 118 more words


Patchwork and tatting to beat the rain

Hello! It’s a wet and windy weekend in the UK, and due to my other half being away for work I’ve had time to get on and make an eye-wateringly cheerful quilt top, in record time. 398 more words


Over 300 likers- celebration 'craftpack' give away.

Wow- it has been a busy week out our house. It was also a busy week for the facebook page for onemadtatter blog – we are at over 300 likers. 279 more words

Eye Candy

Togepi Earrings

I made these earrings because it was challenge and I could learn a lot from the experience. I first drew what I wanted to looked like and then I had to find the threads and beads for it. 109 more words