Monthly Archives: November 2012

Present in the Post – November’s Winner!

The present in the post for November was a pair of miniature Christmas stockings which I knitted from an old family pattern in a super lovely red flecked wool. They are perfect for holding sweet treats to go on your … Continue reading

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Gather this Sunday

My basket is packed to the brim with kits for Gather this Sunday. If the idea of an evening filled with mince pies, mulled wine and creativity sounds like your kind of thing then there is still time to get … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Bouquets

October was a wonderful month, I enjoyed a fantastic family holiday and came home engaged! I’ve been floating around in a very happy bubble for the last month and have already had so many ideas about how to make our … Continue reading

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Rag Rugs & Wreaths at Making Space

Yesterday it was pouring with rain all day, but I was very happily stowed away at Making Space, teaching the cosy winter crafts of latch hook rag rugs in the morning and rag wreaths in the afternoon. Nine lovely ladies … Continue reading

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Easter at Making Space

I will be running a day of workshops in the Easter half term on the 9th of April at the ever so lovely Making Space. In the morning I will be teaching children to make little felt toys – I … Continue reading

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Tutorial : Hot Water Bottle Cover

This tutorial will show you a really simple way of making a super cosy hot water bottle cover – the perfect homemade Christmas present. This design uses a button down pyjama top which can be found in so many lovely … Continue reading

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Hello Folksy!

I now have a Folksy shop up and running alongside my Etsy shop. I’m really excited to be opening a shop with a site that champions modern British craft. Take a peek at the handmade goodness in my shop, next … Continue reading

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The Big Knitathon

The Big Issue have organised a gigantic nationwide sponsored knitathon, which will be taking place in all sorts of places today. The plan is to knit 6 inch squares, which will be sewn into a giant quilt, or if you … Continue reading

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A Homemade Christmas

If a homemade Christmas is your plan, then one of my felt Christmas decoration kits is the perfect place to start. There are four different designs, each box is filled with all the materials you need, instructions and a reusable … Continue reading

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Hooked

After much perseverance, I taught myself how to crochet a granny square. I love making them and have even made a scarf from them. However I could not get the hang of crocheting back and forth and I felt like … Continue reading

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