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Winding Threads and Planting Seeds

Having grown up in deepest, darkest Devon (not really, but miles from “civilisation”), I like the idea of green things and plants. I’m not, though, particularly green-fingered, so I like garden centres, but generally they bore me. 221 more words

Life

And the winners are...

CONGRATULATIONS Maisie Rose Woodward, Rebecca Kite, Karli Dendy and Louise Richardson who have each won a pair of tickets to the Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Palace this September! 66 more words

Let's Get Crafty: Scrapbooking

I like to get creative when I can. I’m no Picasso, but I’ve taken up hobbies which don’t always involve filming. One of those projects is to make a scrapbook. 175 more words

Posts

Kirsty Allsopp Kit Haul

I’ve been meaning to post about these kits by Kirsty Allsopp for a while now (since before Christmas last year to be exact!) so figured as my blogging mojo was back in full swing, I might as well crack on with it! 1,006 more words

Projects

Butterfly birthday cards

If I have a go-to when it comes to birthday cards, butterflies are definitely it.

They just lend themselves so easily to most styles of card and lets face it, who doesn’t like butterflies? 202 more words

Craft

DIY: Simple Pyrography Storage Labels

We’ve recently had new wardrobes installed! Yay for storage options! And with an abundance of accumulated Branäs rattan baskets from Ikea, it was hard to tell what stuff went where, and when the ‘stuff’ in question was a mixture of his and her socks and pants, in the early hours of the morning a bunch of baskets all looking the same does result in some interesting outfit choices. 382 more words

Projects

Free Pattern Friday - Spiky Granny Bunting

This week on Free Pattern Friday I am happy to bring you one of my own patterns I recently wrote just for this blog – I call it Spiky Granny Bunting! 815 more words

Crochet