Monthly Archives: March 2012

Wish me Luck!

Please wish me luck, I will need it to make it through the 33 hour journey that I am about to undertake with my very active 4 year old and very energetic 6 year old.  We are off to visit … Continue reading

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Something a little Personal

I decided to do a little cuddle cushion for my kids using the photo transfer process onto fabric of their Daddy. The reason being, we are off to New Zealand at the end of the week to visit family and … Continue reading

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Birds to Sew

A few months back I found a great tutorial to make a bird mobile so gave it a go, it’s not perfect but I like it and think it is quite effective.  The fabric I used was from my collection of … Continue reading

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Simple Tote Bag with Photo Transfer

A few months back I tried a new technique of photo transfer using a medium gel, I first tried it onto canvas and I was pleased with the results so thought I would try it on fabric and it came … Continue reading

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Needle Felting

My first attempt at doing needle felting.  I’ve been intrigued by this craft and decided to buy a Woolpets Needle Felting kit to try it out.  I have to say it was quite enjoyable, very therapeutic as I punctured the … Continue reading

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Sunday Sewing – Simple Girls Skirts

What better way to spend a wet Sunday than sew a few simple skirts up for my daughter. I used what I had in my stash of fabric, this fabric is from Ikea and is cotton, the pattern is a … Continue reading

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Mid 20th Century Bookcase

My new purchase, a 1950’s Bookcase by Robin Day for Hille of London, it looks great and now I have some where nice to store my favourite books and magazines.

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