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Projects Finished and Beginning

It was moving day for Shirley and the walking wheel.  We’ve had these pieces of equipment in our living space for quite some time and moving them out today was quite the change.   531 more words


Examples of the CM Custom Cutting System

As promised, I am re-posting some examples of the Creative Memories custom cutting system. These examples were made in my ‘earlier’ days of scrapbooking but as I said I still use it today.   128 more words


Ceramic Mounts for Orchids

I have discovered that most of my orchids are epiphytes and prefer not to be confined in a pot so I have been hanging them in web baskets.   101 more words


Simple seat protector

I won a docrafts competition last year and the rotary cutter with a wavy blade was included, but not used to date

but when trimming a piece of ikea fleece to protect the dog’s new favourite snooze seat, the wavy edge made a simple rectangle just that bit smarter – and it cut the fleece like butter and better than with scissors


Following on from the crochet hooded mouse blanket is a crafty cat.

I thought about putting a cat blanket together not long after starting on my mouse one, and i have now managed to get all the pieces finished off and attached. 52 more words


See ya later, June

We’re halfway through the year already and I don’t really know how time is flying by so fast! I’m just trying to stay dry today. I left the house with my gumboots, my fab new… 187 more words


Loom Knitting

Last week I bought a set of circular knitting looms from my local yarn shop. I’ve always wondered how to use them and after watching a video on Youtube I have it all figured out (at least the knit stitch – haven’t tried the purl yet). 182 more words

Chronicling Ellen