Category Archives: 25 December

Block Printing….

This year I got a last minute chance to go to the Sewing Bee show in Excel London. It was a great day and I saw some wonderful materials and gained so much inspiration. I was going to try a … Continue reading

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This years Christmas cards…

Well it’s almost Christmas… are you ready? I’ve finished work now, gifts are bought and wrapped and distributed and these cards have been posted and delivered…. Whilst at the most fabulous Handmade Fair in Hampton Court in September I saw … Continue reading

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A decoupaged tray…

Thanks to my lovely neighbour I am going to be giving a little class on decorating trays later this month, I have bought some wooden trays ready for the class, but then had the opportunity to purchase some of these … Continue reading

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Red Red Robin….

Well, it has to be a gi-normous robin for this Christmas post doesn’t it? If you follow my blog you’ll remember I recently started felting, if you haven’t tried it yet, you should. It is great fun. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Wooden Spoon People…

On a recent trip out with my sister in which we had a good mooch about Ikea, TK Max and then Hobbycraft, I was keeping a look out for some wooden spoons. I need them for a Christmas secret…. Well, … Continue reading

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Felting on Christmas Gift Tags…

As you may know I recently became aware of the craft of felting, after buying a little kit at Kirstie’s Handmade Fair. I was considering making some Christmas bunting but I have already made some of that      so I … Continue reading

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Fairy Doors

Hi there, I’m suggesting these doors could be used as Advent Calendars, a little gift or chocolate placed behind the door each day in the run up to the big day, after making my daughter various advent calendars over the … Continue reading

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