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The Make do and Mend Generation

I absolutely love the idea of Make do and Mend, I always have! During the war it was essential to Make do and Mend, and nowadays we tend to buy new; even when we make something we buy a brand new pattern and brand new fabric or yarn ( don’t get me wrong there are some individuals who are brilliant at Making do and Mending! 922 more words

Craft

Filo di Lana Crochet

Filo di Lana –

Summer Artfest ’16 – Saturday 18th June – Inverkeithing Civic Centre

A local crafter, Filo di Lana crochets the most lovely accessories with a vintage feel such as slippers and berets, as well as delightful home wares, and now cute rag dollies as well! 59 more words

Events

Free Pattern: Red, White, and Blue-kini Top

For me, summer starts with Memorial Day weekend. The local parks start to fill with people, Movement starts downtown, and there’s an obscene amount of fireworks going off in my neighborhood. 1,202 more words

Crafts

Higgly Piggly nonsense, colour and fun!

Blogging is hard.  No wonder so many people give up!  I have so many ideas, so many thoughts running through my brain about projects, patterns, colours and general chatter that I worry about getting it out in some semblance of order!   1,394 more words

Crochet

Catch-Up Post #4: The Journey Home & a Lake Excursion

I hope this will be my last catch-up post!

Monday morning we got up early and left Joel’s apartment by 7:00. We had a slight complication in that Janet’s luggage was much (MUCH) bigger than we had expected. 933 more words

Still the Rainbow

But at least it’s getting bigger! I knit on it after working out yesterday, while introducing the girl to the magical train wreck that is Keeping up with the Kardashians. 209 more words