Monthly Archives: January 2012

Hibernating & Baking

Yesterday I decided to hibernate at home and get organised. I sorted out my fabric stash and discovered several things that I had forgotten I had (they had fallen down the back!). Not only is it now faster to find … Continue reading

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A New Species of Dinosaur!

I have spent many hours recently buried under piles of fabric, felt and buttons dreaming up some new ideas for plush toys. They are in the prototype stage at the moment and when I’m happy with them I will be … Continue reading

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Hide & Seek – The participants!

Back in December I posted about an idea I had that I decided to call Hide & Seek. This idea involves wrapping up some of my wares and leave them out and about for people to find in the last … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Romance

I love love and romantic things, but I’m not too keen on Valentines Day. I think that you should spoil your partner and tell them that you love them every day. Here are some lovely things so that you can … Continue reading

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A work in progress

I’m teaching a rag rug workshop on Thursday the 9th of February, at Like a Teatray in the Sky from 6:30pm till 8:30pm.If you would like to come along and learn how to design and make your very own super … Continue reading

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Sandcastle Yarns

There is a lovely little wool shop in Lee-on-Solent called Sandcastle Yarns. I used to live closer but since I moved to Southsea I haven’t been able to visit it as often. However the other day I popped in to … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Plush Toys

Here is a wonderful little collection of plush toys. Very inspirational stuff.    

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Monsters in the post!

Here are the mini monsters that my top five commenters picked…they are in the post! Every comment is important to me so in future I will pick someone at random, no matter how many times they have commented. The monster … Continue reading

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Thank you

I love writing my blog. I love sharing my ideas and photos of my creations with you all. Thank you so much for reading my blog last year, it was my first year of being self employed and although it … Continue reading

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Slippers, a horse, marmalade and a purse.

My favourite Christmas presents are always the ones that have been handmade. Here are a few that I received this year. The lovely fabric I’ve used as the backdrop is French linen that my Mum picked up last time she … Continue reading

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