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McCall's 3830 in lurex knit

Another McCall’s 3830! This time with extra sparkles.

This fabric is another from my Fabricland haul a couple of weeks ago (look at me using all these things before they even make it to the stash!) and it’s a firm ribbed lurex knit. 244 more words

Quick Makes 2 - Mini Tote Bags

There are thousands of tutorials for tote bags of all shapes and sizes available on the internet. I will admit to having read some of them, but I have never yet actually followed one. 518 more words


Banana, peanut & cinamon oat bars

When I have bananas that are turning black, I tend to either make a banana loaf or chop them up and put them in freezer bags and into the freezer ready for smoothies, but today I wanted to make something a bit different. 247 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

Quick Makes 1

Just did a lightning fast make, a random idea after my niece’s tooth fell out this afternoon. Since we are all away from our homes at the moment, my middle sister and her family staying with my Dad, and our little family staying in a gorgeous little cottage 10 minutes from my Dad, the tooth needed to be put somewhere less likely to be lost. 175 more words


Thank you teacher part two

and what of Elders teacher? Well he love singing so I made him an emergency singer’s kit containing:
Sore throat remedies

Chocolate flutes

sheet music… 22 more words


Man shirt make over

As part of fashion on the ration I haven’t really embraced “make do and mend”…… Until now! I was having a wardrobe clear out and had a few of Mr G’s old shirts to go to the charity shop. 425 more words