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{How To} Turn an old shirt into a cushion cover.

This simple twist on the classic envelope cover is a great way to give new life to an old shirt; 4 straight lines of sewing and someone has already done all the fastenings for you. 517 more words

Handmade

Pack hack

i always feel a bit bad about the amount of packaging Amazon wrap around my purchase so today I decided to reuse the envelope that carried Elder’s first clarinet book to us so abley. 43 more words

Making Stuff

Quick Autumn Makes

Good Afternoon Crafters,

I love this time of year, the evenings start to close in, the colours start to change and there is a feel in the air of anticipation. 598 more words

Homemade

The brilliance of buttons

Good Afternoon Crafters,

When I’m looking for a quick project, or a great way to use the bits and bobs I already have lying around. I tend to reach for my button jars, and see where the inspiration takes me. 441 more words

Homemade

Quick Make

My second make of the day is a zipped make up bag for a friend that’s going off travelling. I learnt to make this at… 23 more words

Quick Makes

Hats off

It’s half term guys…almost Summer…last weekend was a scorcher, so much so that I scored a sun hat for £1 from a charity stall at a local fair as I was in danger of becoming a burnt offering to the sun god(s). 31 more words

Stitch

Tooth Fairy Pillows

As the mother of a small child, I am dreading the day the Tooth Fairy comes to visit, because I know that I will be the one who manages to wake my daughter up in the process of extracting the tooth and replacing it with a coin. 562 more words