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Teacher Valentines Card

I had planned a crafty evening, and my three-year old complied by going to bed early without a fuss… my 3 month old is going through a growth spurt and had other ideas. 246 more words

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Quick Project: Felted Stones

Felted stones are a great way to introduce yourself to wet felting, or to just make something that looks colourful and lovely! They are very simple and can easily be made by children as well as adults. 299 more words

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Quick Makes: Christmas Cards

Since this was the first year I made my own Christmas cards, I made each person in my family a unique card. I only did this because I wanted a chance to use all of my┬ánew dies, embossing folders, cardstock…you get the picture! 356 more words

Handmade Card

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

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