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Making My Mark

on my house.  I have been working on this throw for months.  Since we bought this house I had a vision for this spot.  I saw a non traditional item, like a rug or a blanket, and use it as decor.   72 more words


Painting Skills

Wow I have realised just how long it has been since I properly picked up a paint brush and created a full finished piece. It was a big learning experience to know that there are a lot of forgotten skills that I will need to relearn but have plenty of time to do so. 119 more words


40 down 60 to go, think I better get cracking with these granny squares or this Minecraft make is never going to be finished! 

I’ve been a little quiet on here lately – I’ve been very busy with quite a few makes that are taking a while to get finished, so I thought I would do a little preview on one that I’m doing. 102 more words


In the Loop Cowl

So on the train back from a jaunt to Stonehaven (pics to follow) I showed off the yarn I’d dyed from the freebie In the Loop conference pack. 100 more words


First foray into lace

A little while ago I decided to venture into lacework and have a go at knitting something a little different.  Little did I know I was venturing into new territory which the Binty’s Farm knitters had yet to explore… 167 more words



I already mentioned my flirtation with mosaic…here’s a little project I used to get myself accustomed to the technique. I used a cheap blank birdhouse from The Works, cost 99p. 173 more words

Quick Makes

Sewing Attempt #2

Here’s Max man modelling the harem pants I just finished. Once again, didn’t sew my hands, face or hair, so I feel like it was a success. 15 more words