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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

Dark Chocolate Dipped Macaroons

Happy Sunday on this drizzly day!

I’m not quite sure what’s going on with the weather this weekend, all week it’s sunny and hot and then weekend comes and it’s grey, bleak and soggy, but the advantage to this weather… Baking weekend! 329 more words

{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


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


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