After making bunting for my gorgeous God-daughter Sophie and her younger brother Thomas for their birthdays earlier this year, I thought it would be a nice idea to make them something matching for Christmas. I still had the leftover fabric, the next step was deciding what to make with it… Patchwork cushions! Tools I used:…… Continue reading Patchwork Cushions
In the UK we’re very lucky if we ever have snow, and having a white Christmas is very unusual… so this year I thought I’d create a white Christmas myself! I always wanted to have a try at crocheting snowflakes and this year I took the plunge. I found a pattern I liked and started…… Continue reading Crochet Snowflakes
Every year I do a Christmas crochet. It started as a gift idea for friends and family I always had trouble buying for, and what could be better than something handmade! The yearly tradition has continued and this time it’s this adorable little guy… The pattern for this cute gingerbread man is so easy to follow…… Continue reading Gingerbread Men
So very recently it was my absolutely gorgeous Goddaughter’s 5th birthday. How exciting! I always find it difficult buying children presents as I always run the risk of buying something they already have or that someone else has also bought them. What better way to avoid this than by making something totally unique! This bunting…… Continue reading Bunting
Now lets not beat about the bush, when you make that most glorious decision to marry your best friend, you start planning the day and this includes deciding on a budget. Whether big or small, making bits and pieces adds a personal touch that you cannot get when buying from a shop or supplier. When…… Continue reading Wedding jars
So you’ve mastered flat work, you’re so brilliant at making scarves and blankets and maybe the odd poncho that they should name one after you. But what’s all this talk about amigurumi? Amigurumi is the art of making toys through crochet. I love it! Patterns aren’t as difficult to follow as you may think. After…… Continue reading What is Amigurumi?
I wanted to do a post about my Mum and how amazing she was leading up to the wedding. This blog isn’t just about the things I make, but the amazing people around me and what they create too. Being The Mother of the Bride is a big deal. Supporting the bride through all the…… Continue reading Wedding Mum