Monthly Archives: September 2012

Present in the Post – September’s Winner!

This month’s present in the post was a length of hand stitched miniature felt bunting. It is made from turquoise, pink and pale grey wool felt and is sewn onto cotton piping cord. I think it would be a very … Continue reading

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A rainy day necklace

Today I made a sweet little necklace from five felt ruffle balls and a length of cotton tape. Its a bit of a rainy day so I used some bright, cheerful colours, inspired by my favourite mini bunting colourway. At … Continue reading

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A new kind of knitting

Last night I cycled along the seafront to the Art Stop Cafe in Bransbury Park where the knitting machine was out and in full swing, creating some Grease inspired yarn bombing! The lovely ladies of Knit Pompey are making these … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Typewriters

I love typewriters and I use my own nearly every day, to make my packaging extra special and to write little notes to the wonderful people who buy my work. This has inspired my treasure hunting post for this month, … Continue reading

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Ice Cream & Knitting

I love living by the sea.  If I walk in a straight line from my front door then I can be sat on the beach in a matter of minutes. Today is my favourite kind of weather to go to … Continue reading

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A bright parcel

Yesterday I posted an order for some of my new miniature bunting to Chicago. I used my typewriter to type out “thank you” and made this into one of my stickers to secure the pattern paper wrapping. Instead of using … Continue reading

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Drilled, stitched, threaded & stuck

Last week I showed you some photos of some ice cream coloured ruffle balls that with a little bit of DIY were going to be turned into an example for me to pack into my basket and take along to … Continue reading

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My knitting dolly

For some time now I have been thinking that I would very much like to do a basket making course. I am so in love with my wicker basket and would love to learn the secrets of weaving. So imagine … Continue reading

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For celebrations big and small

My miniature felt bunting, as seen in this month’s Present in the Post, has now arrived into my Etsy shop! I have picked out some of my favourite colour combinations from my stash of wool felt and then carefully stitched each … Continue reading

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Ice cream ruffles

Just as I was putting the last stitches into the felt ruffle garland for the Autumn Tea Party, I came up with another idea for these gorgeous little balls. I picked out four colours – which remind me of ice … Continue reading

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