One day I was bored and looking for inspiration for my next crochet project. Surrounded by lots of scraps of yarn I went in search of a simple quick way to use this all up. 138 more words





Cold the wind that blows this day

But warm in my heart’s thoughts of you

Ancient graves of lovers lost

Summon worship to your hand… 57 more words


Colour Love: Retro Rainbow

Use these colours for a retro spin on the popular rainbow combination. These warm colours are modern, funky, and are suitable for a range of projects. 48 more words


Colour Love: Country Romance

Using colour in creative ways can bring your work to life!
I am loving this combination right now! Greens and purples look great together, and adding the pink and parchment give the combination a boost and create depth. 43 more words


Happy New Year!

It’s 15 days into 2015, what better day for wishing everyone all the best in this shiny new year! We had a lovely break over the holidays and now I’m busy working away on new designs– even a couple of little products here and there- more on that soon! 133 more words

Pattern Love

Word book!

A while ago I made a cloth word book for my pre-schooler, and we’ve been looking through it lots lately so I thought I’d blog about it! 123 more words

Kate Austin Designs

The studio's Angel Blessings and autumnal late afternoon sky of love

The studio wants to say hi and I love you, I am immersed in it’s beauty, colour and loving it passion of what could become, so much fun to be had with the love of my life, art & colour. 29 more words