…but not as you know it! This is a hanging decoration made from milk bottle tops, material and felt. You can use up scraps of material or Christmas themed fat… Read more A tree… →
I love shiny, sparkly things and it just so happens I made something shiny today in readiness for creating a ‘How to…’ worksheet. Although I have given myself a stern… Read more Oooh shiny… →
A couple of evenings ago I excitedly took out my new Folk It! kits and tried to decide which design I would attempt. I always practice first, even if it’s… Read more Delicate Lace…eventually →
This took a little working on because of the text I wanted to include. One way of doing text transfers is to use a mirror image that is either printed… Read more Cards: New baby! →
No one could be more surprised than me at my love of crafting because I have never seen myself as creative, or artistic. In fact I have the utmost respect… Read more Satisfaction Guaranteed →
It’s been quite an eventful week so I tried something different with the machine embroidered lacy bowl this weekend to help me relax. It started as a ‘spaghetti’ jumble… And… Read more Lacy Bowl 2 →
I’ve been practising with a bit more Folk Art, this time decorating two scrapbook journal covers.
I am very new to appliqué and my first proper attempt was under instruction during a workshop at the Handmade Fair in Warwickshire earlier this year. Needless to say, like most… Read more Machine Appliqué →