Monthly Archives: May 2012

Personalised Bunting

I thought I would give making bunting a go, it is quite a nice way to add colour to a wall and great way to personalise a bedroom. I drew a triangle with the measurements of 18.5 cm (7.5 inches) along … Continue reading

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A Mish Mash of Makes

The last week I have taken to trying a few different crafts, although I should really get on with my day job of bookeeping, however doing crafts is so much more interesting!!  I tried my hand at some basic jewellery making, a … Continue reading

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Retro Kitchenalia Fabric Designs

This weeks Spoonflower competiton is a retro inspired kitchen fabric design with a limited palette of four chosen colours and white.  I have to say I actually love the colours they chose and really enjoyed designing retro fabric, such great … Continue reading

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Upcycling Children’s T’shirt into a cushion

It’s spring and what better time than to have a good clear out of clothes that are outgrown and old.  However in my household my kids just don’t like the idea of getting rid of their clothes, even if they … Continue reading

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Teacher Thank You Gift with a Personal Touch

Last year my daughter, Maddy, was in reception and for a thank you gift to her teachers I thought it would be special to make a zippered pouch using fabric with my daughters drawings on, for a personal touch. Maddy … Continue reading

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